New Light on the Origins of the Marshall Plan

February 22, 2018

George C. Marshall Museum

Please join us for

“New Light on the Origins of the Marshall Plan”
with Dr. Barry Machado

A part of the George C. Marshall Legacy Series sponsored by Carnegie Corporation of New York

Thursday, February 22, 2018
5:30 pm with reception to follow.

Pogue Auditorium
George C. Marshall Museum
VMI Parade, Lexington, Virginia

Reservations required by email to or by calling Leigh McFaddin at 540-463-7103, ext. 138. Seating will be first come, first served. Members and students will be admitted free; non-members will pay $15 at the door.

You are invited to walk through the new exhibition, “Hope for Those Who Need It,” that will be open that night in the Lower Gallery.

Dr. Barry Machado

Barry Machado taught courses in U.S. military, political, diplomatic and business history at Washington and Lee University for 34 years until his retirement in 2005. A graduate of Dartmouth College and Northwestern University, he is author of several books about post-World War II, including In Search of a Usable Past: The Marshall Plan and Postwar Reconstruction Today and a contributor to several books about the Marshall Plan and the Cold War. His new book on the Marshall Plan is expected to be published soon.