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History in the Wiregrass Conference: Postcards from the past

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You are cordially invited to the History in the Wiregrass Conference on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9-4 p.m. in the Old Courtroom of Tattnall County Courthouse in Reidsville. 

Talks include:
  • Getting the Most out of DNA Results with Brian Nilsson & A Panel of DNA Results.
  • Online Resources for Family History Research with Lillian Wingate.
  • The Unusual Life of Judge E.C. Collins with Skip Skinner.
  • Restoring an Old Cemetery with Kay Westberry.
  • Robert S. Davis, The Georgia Black Books: Morbid, Macabre, and Sometimes Disgusting Records of Genealogical Value. 
  • Dale Couch, curator of decorative arts at the Georgia Museum of Art, will talk about the material culture of the Wiregrass. 
  • What Vintage Postcards Tell Us, a slide show with Pharris Johnson, historian, author & postcard collector.
  •  Vanishing Wiregrass slide show with Dylan Mulligan.


·      Morning coffee & snacks.

·      History books & map for sale.

·      Display of Decorative Arts.

·      A delicious hot lunch.

·      Fully accessible venue.

 Cost is $30 for Archives donors and students. $40 for general admission. Full scholarships available! All you have to do is request. Dont let the cost stop you from attending.
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