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Quaker Heritage Center Marshall Plan Exhibit


Featuring original prints of the 25 award-winning posters used on construction sites throughout Europe during the height of the Marshall Plan, the exhibit explores the Wilmington College connection to this important part of Cold War history.

June 5 through December 8, 2017


Thursday, September 7, 7 p.m.

“Me and Mr. Marshall” and “Treasure of the Rhone” Film Showing & Discussion with Dr. Vinny Prince, Professor Emeritus, Wilmington College

Thursday, September 14, 7 p.m.

“The First Pillar of The Atlantic Alliance” with Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer of Ohio University

Saturday, September 23, 12 noon to 5 p.m

Museum Day LIVE!

Cold War era European propaganda films showing in the gallery and art activities for children

Tuesday, September 26, 7 p.m.

“The Marshall Plan through the Looking Glass: Soviet Reaction and Response to the Start of the Cold War” with Dr. Christian Raffensperger of Wittenberg University

Thursday, October 5, 7:00 p.m.

“The Atomic Cafe” Film Showing & Discussion

Co-hosted by the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center

October 10 through October 27

Red Cross Supply Drive with the Wilmington College Center for Service & Civic Engagement

Tuesday, October 24, 6:30 p.m.

“French and German Recovery Efforts During the Marshall Plan” with Dr. Elana Passman of Earlham College

Watch for announcements of other film showings and lectures!