After Hours: Inspector Oldfield and the Black Hand Society

Wed Apr 24, 6pm
Presented by: Smithsonian National Postal Museum
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Join us in a History After Hours book reading, conversation and book signing with reception with the authors of the book "Inspector Oldfield and the Black Hand Society," William Oldfield and Victoria Bruce in conversation with Daniel L Mihalko of USPIS. The book explores the incredible true story of the US Post Office Inspector who took down the deadly Black Hand, a turn-of-the-century Italian-American secret society that preyed on immigrants across America’s industrial heartland—featuring fascinating and never-before-seen documents and photos from the Oldfield family’s private collection.

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