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Monroe County contributions to World War I are highlighted in the exhibit at Stroud Mansion


The newest exhibition at the Stroud Mansion is entitled “Over There …America joins the fight: 100th Anniversary of WWI,” featuring uniforms, military artifacts, artwork, and photographs from the Monroe County Historical Association’s museum collection.

On display are World War I artifacts owned by Monroe County citizens including Charles S. Flagler, M.D.; Giles H. Burlingame; George Garrison Shafer; Walter B. Miller; Harry S. Van Etten M.D.; and Robert A. Bixler.

There are also American Red Cross uniforms, including items worn by Sarah MacMillian and Elizabeth French Ramsey.

Also on display is a large assortment of military souvenirs and trench art brought home by Monroe County soldiers.

The World War I exhibit will be on display until Friday, December 21, 2018.

Buy a chance to win this quilt in a raffle to benefit the Monroe County Historical Association. The “Split Nine Patch Variation” quilt measures 59 inches x 71 inches and was handmade by the members of the Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild. Raffle tickets cost $5 each or five for $20, and can be purchased at the Stroud Mansion.

The drawing will be held at the MCHA’s annual meeting and luncheon on February 25, 2018.

at Stroud Mansion

900 Main Street • Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
See map below
Tuesday through Friday | 10 am - 4 pm
First and third Saturday | 10 am - 4 pm
Closed Sundays and Mondays

Members free admission
Current exhibit and first floor only
| $5

The exhibit is included in the price of regular admission to the Stroud Mansion:
| $10
Seniors over 55 | $8
Children 7-17 | $8
Children 6 and under | Free
Group tours (10+) | $6
Sponsoring school groups | $4
570 421 7703 or Contact Us
NOTE: The first floor of Stroud Mansion is wheelchair accessible through a ramp at the Ninth Street entrance. The Walters Research Library, Gift Shop, Victorian parlor and changing exhibit space are located on the first floor. Other floors in the historic building are not wheelchair accessible.