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Identifying 20th Century Military Artifacts

Event in Weirton

Weirton Area Museum & Cultural Center


Organized by : West Virginia Association of Museums

The mission of the West Virginia Association of Museums

is to: "serve, educate, advocate for, and enhance communications within the museum community."

Activities Weirton / Description

With the 100th anniversary of the First World War upon us, many museums and historic sites are planning commemorative events and exhibits around their military objects. Uniforms, metals, souvenirs, etc., all can have a place in an exhibit and all have a story to tell us - if we know how to identify and care for these relics of the past. Military objects in personal family collections are just as important to the story of family history as i... Read more

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