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A Splendid Little War

May 16, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 5:15 pm

A Splendid Litte War

Platform Art, Inc is hosting a film screening of the Spanish American War film “Those Men That Came Before.” Speakers will address the facts about the Spanish American War, especially information about the soldiers stationed here in Lakeland and their role in the 1898 war with Spain. This event is free to attend, but registration is required.

This program is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with Platform Art, Inc.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

May 16, 2021 @ 3:30 pm -
May 16, 2021 @ 5:15 pm


Presenter Information:
Alexander Rich, Ph.D- Executive Director of Art -Assoc. Professor of Art History at Florida Southern College; Lloyd Harris - SFC, USA (retired) - author; Teddy Roosevelt- presented by Mike Norton-first-person historical reenactor; LuAnn Mims- Librarian
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Event Contact:

Cynthia Haffey
(863) 838-2262

Event Venue:

Red Door
733 E. Palmetto St.
Lakeland, FL 33801
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