World War I Talk & Photo Exhibit Nov. 11

On Friday, November 11th, the Dorchester Historical Society will be hosting a talk and photo exhibit of Dorchester men who served in World War I. Karen MacNutt, Retired Colonel in the National Guard, will speak about World War I and display artifacts and clippings from the war. The society recently catalogued a photo album put together by a Dorchester doctor who examined local servicemen prior to their eintrance into service. The event will be at 7:00 p.m. and will include rare original photographs of people from Dorchester who had served in World War I. The men later sent him photos of themselves. The exhibit will also be open on November 12th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. These events will be held at the William Clapp House, 195 Boston Street in Dorchester. To find out more about the Dorchester Historical Society, check out their website!