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Wilhelm’s Way: The Chemist Who Saved the Manhattan Project @ the Douglas County Library

July 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Wilhelm's Way book cover, reading "The inspiring story of the Iowa chemist who save the Manhattan Project"

The Minnesota's Legacy logo, reading "Clean Water Land & Legacy Amendment"In 1942, the Manhattan Project needed tons of uranium. With only a few grams in existence, there was little hope anyone could achieve such a feat. Harley Wilhelm, a chemistry professor in Iowa, rose to the challenge. Minnesota Book Award-winning author Teresa Wilhelm Waldof reveals the life and times of this unsung hero.

This program is sponsored by Douglas County Library and Viking Library System, funded in part or in whole with monies from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Teresa Wilhelm Waldof, author of Wilhelm's Way

Details

Date:
July 16
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Venue

Douglas County Library
720 Fillmore St
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States
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Phone
320.762.3014