Elaine Evans / Tuesday, December 12, 2017 / Categories: Events 1917: Catalyst for the Modern Era DuPage County Historical Museum The DuPage County Historical Museum’s current exhibit, 1917: Catalyst for the Modern Era, explores the world as it appeared 100 years ago. It describes American participation in WWI and changes in gender roles, clothing, technology, and medicine. The loss from the war and disease in the wake of the war are depicted along with other changes in American life that set the stage for a modern era. Admission is free with a suggested donation of $4 for adults and $2 for children. The exhibit will be on view until July 30, 2018. Location: DuPage County Historical Museum 102 East Wesley Wheaton, IL (Map) Previous Article Heartland~A Musical History of Illinois Next Article Wilmette Historical Museum Exhibits Print 390 Rate this article: No rating Please login or register to post comments.