• Colonial Boston Map, Faneuil Hall and the Charlestown Navy Yard skyline

    Boston

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Event Details

  • 02/21/2013

    Location: Old South Meeting House, 310 Washington Street, Boston, MA Time: 12:15 PM to 1:00 PM Fee Information: $6.00, Free for Member of Old South Meeting House Contact Name: Old South Meeting House Contact Phone Number: 617 482 6439

Immediately after attacking Pearl Harbor, the Japanese invaded the Philippines and imprisoned thousands of American civilians who spent the war years deprived of food.Among them was Natalie Crouter, a remarkable Boston-bred woman who kept a diary that describes how a deep longing for food preoccupied every internee.In this lecture with illustrations, author Barbara Haber will share her research of Natalie Crouter's detailed wartime diary. $6.00, free for Old South Meeting House Members