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Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies

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147 Bailey St
Mars Hill, NC 28754 United States

Second floor of Renfro Library.

February 2020

Unveiling Our Treasures

February 19 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, 147 Bailey St
Mars Hill, NC 28754 United States
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From Margins to Center: Reflections on the History of African Americans at Mars Hill University, 1856-1980 Presenting their findings for the 2019 Hart-Melvin Fellowship, Malik Frost and Dr. David Gilbert suggest new ways to include African-American history into the history of Mars Hill College, Madison County, and southern Appalachia more widely. Based on archival research and oral histories with both Rosenwald School and Mars Hill College graduates, the talk emphasizes the rich and remarkable histories of local black people from…

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March 2020

Friends of Bailey Mountain Meeting

March 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, 147 Bailey St
Mars Hill, NC 28754 United States
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The Friends of Bailey Mountain group of Mars Hill, NC will convene to discuss ways to help advise and contribute to the future of Bailey Mountain’s preservation, access and recreational development. Attend if you would like to join the group. https://www.facebook.com/events/1564767200327887/

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