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February 2024

Timely Connections

Add to Calendar 2024-02-22 19:00:00 2024-02-22 21:00:00 Timely Connections City of Raleigh Museum 220 Fayetteville Street Raleigh, NC 27601 City of Raleigh 919-996-2220 America/New_York public

Join us for a series of exciting talks highlighting the culture and history of the Southeast, featuring varied topics such as the tattoos of Civil War soldiers, underwater archeology, and much more.

Timely Connections Lecture Topics

Feb. 22, Dr. Hannah Conway
Environmental Justice in the US Southeast/ Appalachia/ North Carolina

March 7, Eric Medlin
The history of the North Carolina furniture industry

March 21, Dr. Jennifer F. McKinnon
Underwater Diving on World War II Battlefield in the Pacific

April 4, Joshua Strayhorn
Black Migration in North Carolina Post Civil War or 19th Century Black Resistance in Eastern North Carolina

April 18, Dr. Kathleen DuVal
The Roanoke colony and Native Americans

May 2, Lesa Redmond
Black higher education in Raleigh from slavery to freedom

May 16, Becky Sawyer
Tattoos of Civil War Soldiers Documented at Fort Fisher

Ages: All
Cost: Free





220 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
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