America In The Great War, 1914-1920 Seminar in Los Angeles

Venue: Furama Hotel

Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 22, 2005 End Date/Time: Apr 24, 2005
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America In The Great War, 1914-1920
The Great War Society Seminar in Los Angeles, CA
April 22, 23, & 24, 2005
Tel: 1-800-966-1216

This seminar will examine America’s experience in the Great War as a neutral, combatant, and participant in making the peace. The following speakers, all distinguished WWI scholars, will cover the battles of the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF), the diplomatic aspect of the war, the war’s effect on America, and its heritage. The speakers are: John M. Cooper, Alfred Cornebise, Robert Cowley, Robert H. Ferrell, Nancy Gentile Ford, Elizabeth Gard, Michael Hanlon, Tom Gudmestad, Joseph L. Meeler, Jack Tunstall, Jr., Robert Wohl, and David Woodward.

The full seminar program features 2 ½ days of World War I lectures (8:30 A. M. - 5:00 P. M. Friday and Saturday, 8:30 A. M. - 12:00 P. M. Sunday), Friday and Saturday lunches with the speakers, a Friday evening Wine Reception, a Saturday evening Reception & Banquet, and a film program all three days. Attendees can also choose to attend lectures on specific days only, rather than the entire program. Seminar attendees do not need to be members of The Great War Society to attend.

Information is available on The Great War Society’s website at For additional information, call Sal Compagno, President of The Great War Society, at 800-966-1216 or email him at (those are zeros in that email address).


Furama Hotel
8601 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles
United States