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My Maja: A Grandson's Tribute

Presented by Addison Historical Museum and Addison Public Library at Online/Virtual Space

Mar 18 2021
My Maja: A Grandson's Tribute

A Swedish immigrant’s story of coming to America in the 1920’s, facing hardship during the Great Depression and developing resilience and overcoming adversity.

“My Maja: A Grandson’s Tribute” weaves tradition and truth into an exciting story of the life of a Swedish immigrant to America in the 1920’s.  Dr. Donald Grossnickle, former Assistant Principal of Addison Trail High School, traced his grandmother’s story of leaving home as a young woman, marriage, loss and hardship during the Great Depression and subsequent resilience.  Those interested in historical memoirs, the 1920’s and 1930’s, women’s history and family genealogy will gain inspiration

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This program is free of charge, but pre-registration to receive the Zoom invite is required. For registration information, click here


Contact: 630.628.1433


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