What’s for Dinner in 1920

When:
January 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2021-01-13T18:00:00-07:00
2021-01-13T19:30:00-07:00
Where:
Your place
Cost:
$0 members; $10 non-members
Contact:
303-278-3557

What’s for Dinner in 1920

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dinnerHave you ever wondered what shopping for dinner was like without the shopping cart? Or how your current grocery bill compares to that of the 1920s? In the 1920s, foodways were on the edge of revolutionary change, as industrial and household technologies were about to transform what, and how, America ate. Join historian Dr. Geoff Hunt as we explore grocery shopping and American diets in the Roaring Twenties.

 



About the presenter: Geoff Hunt

Presenter Geoff Hunt earned his Bachelors of Arts in History at the University of Wyoming, Masters of Arts in Museum Studies at Cooperstown, NY, and Ph.D. in History from the University of Colorado Boulder. Hunt was the Founding Director of Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, and just retired after 22 years as Professor of History at the Community College of Aurora.


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