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Author Colonel Pat Proctor, Ph.D.

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Presented by Cantigny Park at Cantigny Park, Wheaton IL

Jul 12 2017
Author Colonel Pat Proctor, Ph.D.

Is it possible that a president and his administration would purposefully mislead the American public so that they could commit the United States to a war that is not theirs to fight?

The First Division Museum at Cantigny Park welcomes Colonel Pat Proctor, Ph.D., on Wednesday, July 12. He will discuss his recently published book, “Containment and Credibility: The Ideology and Deception that Plunged America into the Vietnam War.”

In “Containment and Credibility,” Proctor explores how the half-truths and outright lies of both the Johnson and Nixon Administrations brought the United States into a conflict costing more than 50,000 American lives over eight years. As the

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ADMISSION INFO

The free presentation inside the Cantigny Visitors Center begins at 7:30 pm. Parking also is complimentary.

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LOCATION

Cantigny Park

1s151 Winfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60189

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PARKING INFO

Cantigny’s regular daily parking fee is $5 per car. Parking is free on the first Wednesday of every month. On Saturdays and Sundays, May through September, parking is $10. The $10 rate also applies on Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day. Parking is free at all times for Cantigny Park members, Honor Club members, and those attending ticketed events or other fee-based programs.

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