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Mussels, Moonshine & Music

September 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Mussels, Moonshine, and Music: Mississippi Valley Migrant Life in the Early Twentieth Century with Illinois Humanities Road Scholar, Dennis Strounghmatt. Join us for a voyage to discover the work of the river-based mussel shellers, moonshiners, and musicians that worked across Illinois in the late 19th century and early 20th century. This performance and presentation uses artifacts, photos, oral histories and fiddle music. Sunday, September 29; doors open and pie served at 1:30, program at 2:00 pm
Western Illinois Museum 201 South Lafayette Street Macomb, IL 61455 309.837.2750


September 29
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Western Illinois Museum
201 S. Lafayette St.
Macomb, IL 61455 United States
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