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Footlocker

corner.footlockerThe footlocker program is aimed at educating students of all ages. The program is great for classrooms, scout meetings, libraries, historical societies, senior centers and other adult groups. Museum staff or trained volunteers will visit your location to make presentations about a variety of topics related to the American Conflicts. Each footlocker contains artifacts from the museum’s collection, documents and photos that can be handled and passed around by the audience. Presentations can accommodate up to 40 students; however, they are not suitable for assemblies or combined classrooms.

Fees:

Weekday Presentation – $100
Each additional presentation of the same topic on the same day – $50
Weeknight and/or Weekend Presentation – $150
Presentations outside of Allegheny County must add an additional $50.
*mileage is included in all of the prices listed above

Footlocker Loan Program:

The footlockers can be loaned out to school groups for a period of one week. The footlockers come complete with a prepared script for the teacher. Loans are picked up and dropped off at Soldiers & Sailors. The fee for a one-week footlocker loan is $200.

To schedule a program contact Tim Neff at 412.621.4253 ext. 219

Presentation Topics:

Civil War
WWI
WWII
Korean War
Vietnam War
Desert Storm

All topics focus on a soldier’s life in the war including the equipment they carried, and the experiences they went through.

The Education Dept.
412.621.4253
Tim Neff – Ext. 219
Director of Education & Curatorial Services