BCHS presents a changing rotation of exhibitions which use the rich resources of our collections to explore and interpret the past, present and future of The Bronx and New York City.
Over There: America & The Great War
April 5 – October 8, 2017
2017 marks 100 years since the United States entered World War I and began its emergence onto the international stage that would ultimately transform the nation into a world power. On the cusp of a modern age, Americans enjoyed jazz and ragtime, strove for women’s suffrage, and shattered the country’s insularity by joining the Allies. View life in The Bronx a century ago and its War to End All Wars.