03/04/2020 - *Sandoz Center Looking for WWII Contributions
The Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center is looking for public contributions for its upcoming show:
Soldiering into Victory: 75th Anniversary of World War II Ending
April 8 – May 30, 2020
1) Copies of photographs of local men and women in uniform who served in WWII and copies of letters sent home from them. All submissions MUST include: name, hometown, branch served, years of service, and theater of operation. Please, no originals because photographs and letters will not be returned.
2) Local WWII artifacts to be loaned for the show, primarily artifacts pertaining to Fort Robinson, Alliance Air Base, Sidney Ordnance Depot, and Black Hills Ordnance Depot. No firearms or ordnance will be considered.
The submission deadline is March 4, 2020
Please call the Sandoz Center at (308) 432-6401 before bringing artifacts as space is limited or for more information. The Center retains the right to refuse any and all artifacts and does not guarantee the use of any photographs and letters.
Copies and artifacts can be brought to the Sandoz Center on the west side of Chadron State College for consideration. Copies of photographs and letters can also be mailed to:
Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center
Attention: WWII Soldiering into Victory Exhibit
Chadron State College
1000 Main Street
Chadron, NE 69337