Wednesday, January 21
Des Plaines History Center
Franklin Delano Roosevelt coined the term “arsenal of democracy” in one of his influential radio addresses. A. J. Baime’s book, The Arsenal of Democracy, explores how the U.S. supplied the Allied war effort. Pick up a copy at the Des Plaines Public Library on the third floor. Call the History Center at 847-391-5399 to register. This event is co-sponsored by the History Center and the Des Plaines Public Library.