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About Summit County and the Great War

Summit County and the Great War is a collaborative partnership between the Akron-Summit County Public Library, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Summit County Historical Society, The University of Akron Archival Services and the MAPS Air Museum, formed to commemorate Summit County's contribution to the U.S. war effort during World War One (1917-1918).

For more information about this project or events scheduled throughout Summit County during the 2017-2018 commemoration, please contact us at info@summitwwi.org.

Summit County and the Great War is supported in part by the Ohio World War I Centennial commemoration through the Ohio History Connection.