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174 Burke Street
Stockbridge, GA 30281 United States
678-432-5353 https://henrylibraries.org/locations-hours/

Feb 2019

Preserving and Sharing Rural African-American History in Georgia

Feb 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Cochran Library, 174 Burke Street
Stockbridge, GA 30281 United States
Free

Join Flat Rock Archives President Johnny Waits and Stockbridge City Council member Elton Alexander to discover one of the oldest African-American communities in the state of Georgia: Flat Rock. Waits will discuss the area's long history and the story of the people of Flat Rock as they strove - and succeeded - to create a prosperous African-American community in rural Georgia.  The event is free and open to the public at Cochran Public Library in Stockbridge, part of the Henry…

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