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Convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. Historical documents like the National Archives Holocaust Records are also included. A useful tool for historians, genealogists, researchers, military enthusiasts, veterans and their families and teachers. Give it a try.

Author Presentation

H.H. Holmes - The True History of the White City Devil

Adam Selzer talks about his new book. Wednesday May 31, 7 - 8:30 pm Reservation

Sunday Afternoon Movies

Hidden Figures (PG)

A free screening. 127 minutes, Rated PG. Sunday June 4, 1:30 pm. More Info

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