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Seen on Screen: “The Big Picture: The Changed Face of Europe”

Meet in the House Theater in Exhibition Hall.

Fridays, October 13, 20, 27 – 1:30 p.m.
Through the Marshall Plan, Congress supported dramatic amounts of economic aid for European nations devastated by World War II. This film looks at the details of this historic plan and how it laid the foundation for both the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the later unification of Europe. Presented in conjunction with Congress and the World Wars on display in Exhibition Hall. Meet in the House Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.