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Walking Around the World: African American History in Transylvania County
May 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Celebrate Preservation Month by attending this informative presentation.
Walking Around the World: African American Landscapes and Experiences in Transylvania County
Presented by Dr. Michael Ann Williams
Transylvania County Library, Rogow Room
Tuesday, May 3 – 2:00 pm
Combines the oral history testimonies of long-time residents of Transylvania County’s African American communities with a traditional architectural survey of the same neighborhoods to paint a picture of a community that has remained strong and vibrant for over 100 years.
The presentation is co-sponsored by the Transylvania County Joint Historic Preservation Commission (JHPC) and the Transylvania County Library.