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Dr. Mark Barron: The History of Storer College

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

- Free

Dr. Mark Barron will discuss the history of Storer College, a historically black college that operated from 1865-1955 in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. He will highlight the history of the school and its buildings, African American education and why the college closed in 1955.

Dr. Barron is an Assistant Adjunct Professor of History at Iowa State University.

Wednesday, September 19th, 7 pm at the AAMI

This event is free and open to the public, part of Humanities Iowa Presentations.

https://history.iastate.edu/directory/mark-barron/

 

 

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
www.blackiowa.org

Organizer

African American Museum of Iowa
Phone:
319-862-2101
Email:
vweeks@blackiowa.org

Venue

African American Museum of Iowa
55 12th Ave SE
Cedar Rapids , IA 52401 United States
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Phone:
319-862-2101