S.S. Eastland Disaster 100th Anniversary Commemorative Dinner
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Artifacts from the US Eastland Disaster in 1915 shown on display. Also, a presentation by Jay Bonansinga, author of “The Sinking of the Eastland: America’s forgotten tragedy,” music performed by Forest Park’s “oldest social society” the Harlem Mannerchor, formed in 1890. Local descendants of of survivors and victims are also invited to share their reminiscences.