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History Sandwiched In: Wisconsin’s Nazi Fighter

Tue March 6, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

$3

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History Sandwiched In: Wisconsin’s Nazi Fighter

Tue March 6, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

$3

Explore the relatively unknown story of Mildred Fish-Harnack, a University of Wisconsin graduate who helped lead the underground resistance against the Nazis until her capture, torture and execution by guillotine – the only American woman executed on the direct orders of Adolf Hitler. Delve into the tensions after WWII and how the Harnack name would be used for political gain and to perpetuate the Cold War. Joel Waldinger, Wisconsin Public Television Producer, will showcase a life of courage by a Wisconsin women, who embraced radical social and political ideas, prompting question about her ties to the Americans and Soviets, that ultimately captured the attention of the KGB, FBI and CIA.

Details

Date:
Tue March 6, 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$3
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/calendar/event/6006/history-sandwiched-in-wisconsins-nazi-fighter

Venue

Wisconsin Historical Museum
30 N Carroll St
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Phone:
6082646555
Website:
http://historicalmuseum.wisconsinhistory.org/

Organizer

Wisconsin Historical Museum
Phone:
608-264-6555
Email:
museum@wisconsinhistory.org
Website:
http://historicalmuseum.wisconsinhistory.org/

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Details

Date:
Tue March 6, 2018
Time:
12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$3
Event Category:
Event Tags:
,
Website:
https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/calendar/event/6006/history-sandwiched-in-wisconsins-nazi-fighter

Venue

Wisconsin Historical Museum
30 N Carroll St
Madison, WI 53703 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
6082646555
Website:
http://historicalmuseum.wisconsinhistory.org/

Organizer

Wisconsin Historical Museum
Phone:
608-264-6555
Email:
museum@wisconsinhistory.org
Website:
http://historicalmuseum.wisconsinhistory.org/

Submit your event to the WORT calendar.

When submitting music events to the WORT calendar, you must choose at least one music genre for a music event to be published.

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