A Historical Exploration of Juneteenth

Date
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description

The Offices of Diversity, Inclusion & Outreach and Alumni Engagement invite you to attend a discussion with historian and Genealogy expert Donald Payton commemorating the end of slavery in the United Stated and it’s effects on the nation.

Donald Payton is president of the African American Genealogy Interest Group, which is a branch of the Dallas Genealogical Society. He has more than 35 years tracing family histories and doing historical workshops across America, and he is a former Dallas County Historical Commissioner who served on a special state committee to make June 19th an official Texas state holiday.

Event Type
Student Life
Audience
Open to the public
Cost
Free
Contact Name
Ebony Pope
Contact Email
Contact Telephone
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