OLLI Wednesday Presentation- Life in a Coal Town

OLLI Wednesday Presentation- Life in a Coal Town

Event Type

All

Location

Chestnut Building Room 107

Date

Time

Phone

(812) 237-2336

Description

Life in a Coal Town
With Jerry Zanandrea, Former Curator and Director of the Little Italy Festival Town Coal Town Museum in Clinton, Indiana.

Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Time: 1:30 - 3 p.m.
Place: ISU, Chestnut Building Room 107
Cost: Free

Jerry Zanandrea, a lifelong resident of Vermillion County, Indiana, will present his views on immigrant life and the local coal industry (ca. 1900-1960). Jerry will touch on family life and the rise and fall of coal production in the area. Included will be audiovisual interviews and a film of Clinton-area immigrants telling their own stories.