New South for the New Southerner: Making African American History in Charlotte’s West End
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Levine Museum of the New South
200 E 7th St
Charlotte , NC 28202
Making African American History in Charlotte’s West End
Retired Levine Museum historian Dr. Tom Hanchett shares new research from the McCrorey Heights neighborhood near Johnson C. Smith University — home to key Civil Rights activists of the 1950s-70s. With oral history videos by filmmaker Ken Koontz, through a grant from Arts & Science Council.
All New South for the New Southerner programs will be hosted by retired Levine Museum historian Dr. Tom Hanchett. Each program is $20 for non-members (25% discount for members) and includes program, a Southern chicken dinner from Mert’s Heart and Soul, and a cash bar. Space is limited, reservations required.
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