Wake Forest Historical Museum

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The World War II Exhibit Slideshow

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wake Forest in World War II

From the movies they watched to the coins in their pockets, life for Wake Forest residents changed dramatically during the war years. With copper needed to manufacture shell casings, the … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mission

To preserve and share the unique history and culture of Wake Forest – College, Town, and University.