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100th Anniversary of the Knickerbocker Theatre Tragedy

2022-01-24 00:00:00 2022-01-24 23:59:00 America/New_York 100th Anniversary of the Knickerbocker Theatre Tragedy Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library -

Monday, January 24
All day

Add to Calendar 2022-01-24 00:00:00 2022-01-24 23:59:00 America/New_York 100th Anniversary of the Knickerbocker Theatre Tragedy January 28, 2022 marks 100 years since the the tragic collapse of the Knickerbocker Theatre in Adams Morgan. Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library -

January 28, 2022 marks 100 years since the the tragic collapse of the Knickerbocker Theatre in Adams Morgan.

Come learn about the historic snowstorm and building disaster and remember the lives of 98 lives lost. A memorial display will be up in the lobby of the Mt. Pleasant Library for neighbors to engage with. See newspaper headlines from 1922, read through copies of a commemorative booklet that came out after the disaster, and see a map of where many of 98 victims who were lost to the Knickerbocker Theatre roof collapse lived in Adams Morgan and Mt. Pleasant.

Learn more about the disaster:

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Educational Program |

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Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library

mtpleasantlibrary@dc.gov
Phone: 202-671-3121

Hours
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Wed, Mar 06 9:00AM to 8:00PM
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Thu, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room 1 (10-100 Person Capacity)

Thu, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm