The Carroll County History Project is an ongoing, effort to preserve the history of Carroll County, Maryland by collecting videotaped memories of people who live here. This permanent oral history archive contains the personal accounts of local residents and their stories of the people, places and events that shaped Carroll County. The Carroll County History Project was developed by the Community Media Center in partnership with, Carroll County Public Library, Carroll County NAACP, Human Relations Commission of Carroll County, The Carroll County Bureau of Aging & Disabilities, the Historical Society of Carroll County and the Carroll County Genealogical Society. The Carroll County History Project also partners with Enoch Pratt Library of Baltimore, Maryland.
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Carroll County Historical Society Box Lunch Talks: Carroll County and the Great War for Civilization, 1917-1919
When: April 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Grace Lutheran Church, Grace Hall, 21 Carroll St., Westminster, MD
It was 100 years ago that the “doughboys” of Carroll County went off to fight in the “war to end all wars.” Former HSCC Executive Director Jay Graybeal explores Carroll Countians’ roles along the Mexican border and in Europe, civilian war efforts at home, and Armistice Day in Carroll County.