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New South for the New Southerner: Making African American History in Charlotte’s West End
Tuesday, February 13, 6-8 p.m.
Levine Museum of the New South
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.