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Florida and World War II

Event Date:

January 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Dallas B. Townsend Agricultural Center
1085 Pratt Boulevard
LaBelle, FL 33935


Joe Thomas
(863) 674-0034

Program Description:

Dr. Gary Mormino, Professor Emeritus, University of South Florida St. Petersburg, presents an overview of how World War II forever changed Florida. Florida experienced great population growth as well as social and economic change during and after World War II. These changes would later influence civil rights issues, while raising the social and economic level for women living in Florida.