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National Archives Comes Alive! Young Learners Program: Meet Julia Child

National Archives Museum

Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST

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Julia Child became a household name after collaborating on the bestselling book Mastering the Art of French Cooking, which she followed up with more books and a long-running TV series. Before achieving fame as a culinary wonder, Julia Child played an important role in communications with the OSS, a U.S. Government intelligence agency. Ms. Child will share stories of her youth, her love of cooking, and her role as a traveling the world as a top-secret communicator during World War II. Actor and storyteller Linda Kenyon portrays Julia Child.

This program is made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation.


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