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Tower Talks: The Story of George DeBar

February 28 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Explore the horrific events of August 1855 when George DeBar was lynched for the alleged murder of a German teenager. This event catapulted West Bend into the national spotlight and exemplified the growing tension between Anglo-Americans and European immigrants in the United States during the 19th century.

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Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Tower Heritage Center
320 S. 5th Ave
West Bend, WI 53095 United States
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Phone:
(262)335-4678