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Tears, Loss and Resiliency: Iowa State Student’s Response to World War II

February 16, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (US Central)

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Reiman Gallery: 0003 Morrill Hall 603 Morrill Rd.

Join Lynette Pohlman, director and chief curator, University Museums, as she shares Charlotte Petersen’s stories of her husband’s response to war and the student experience in creating campus sculptures in the 1940s in response to World War II.  Program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, All the Evils... Christian Petersen and the Art of War.

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Image: Price of Victory, 1944 by Christian Petersen. Painted plaster. Gift of Mary Petersen. Conservation funded by Stockman Foundation and Ellen and Bernard Skold. In the Christian Petersen Art Collection, Christian Petersen Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.

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