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The Little Blue Books at 100: Haldeman-Julius’s Revolutionary Publishing Venture - Tour of Girard

Date and Time: March 30, 2019

Location: Friends of Historic Girard, 315 S Summit St, Girard
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Tours led by members of Friends of Historic Girard

In the 1920s, Girard was home to one of the largest publishing houses in the country, Haldeman-Julius Publications. Visit local historic sites and learn how publishing shaped the town.

Event is part of "The Little Blue Books at 100: Haldeman-Julius's Revolutionary Publishing Venture," public programs celebrating the 100th anniversary of Little Blue Books, pocket-sized versions of classic literature made popular by publisher Emanuel Haldeman-Julius of Girard, Kansas in the first half of the 20th century.

Sponsored by: Pittsburg State University

For more information about this event, please contact:
Steve Cox
(620) 235-4883
http://www.axe.pittstate.edu

 

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