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Cultural Lounge: The Texas Freedom Colonies Project

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 1:00pm

January's Cultural Lounge presents Andrea R. Roberts, Ph. D founder of the Texas Freedom Colonies Project, and the Texas Freedom Colonies Project team, to facilitate a demonstration of the Texas Freedom Colonies Atlas' mapping tools. This event is part of a slate of programs designed to introduce our community to the new core exhibit the 19th Century Presence of African Americans in Texas , and build awareness around this critical moment in American history. The Atlas allows communites to contribute to the mapping of unmapped Black Settlements of Texas. Join us to learn about the Texas Freedom Colonies Project and to use the mapping tool.

Light refreshments will be served. Please call (512)974-4926 to RSVP.

Location Information
The Carver Museum
1165 Angelina St.
Austin, TX 78702
Contact Information
Faith Weaver