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Guest Speakers: Tamina, A Freedman's Town

Guest Speakers: Tamina, A Freedman's Town In-Person

Guest speakers Marti Corn and Rita Wiltz discuss history in our own backyard. Tamina, TX, is considered the oldest freedman's town in Texas. Rita Wiltz has seven generations of Tamina family in her heritage, and will discuss the past and present. Marti Corn is a photographer, who spent 3 years interviewing and documenting the residents, resulting in her book - The Ground on Which I Stand. Come learn about the fascinating history of a hidden landmark of Montgomery County. 

Registration is required. Register online, in-person at the Genealogy Room, or by calling 936.522.2701

Adults & Teens

The Genealogy Room is located upstairs at the Conroe Central Branch Library. 

Date:
Saturday, October 29, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Genealogy and Local History Room
Library:
Genealogy & Local History Room
Audience:
  Adults (18 yrs+)     Seniors     Teens (13-17 yrs)  
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