'A Brief History of Black Horsemen in Racing' Round Table Discussion

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Type: 
Event
Date: 
October 8, 2019
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Local History, Sport History & Studies

Please join the National Sporting Library & Museum in Middleburg, VA on Tuesday, October 8, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, for a Roundtable Discussion as scholars and museum professionals examine the content and context of the traveling exhibition 'A Brief History of Black Horsemen in Racing', on loan from James Madison's 'Montpelier'.  Speakers include Dr. Pellom McDaniels III, Curator of African American Collections, Rose Library at Emory; Leon Nichols, Founder of Project to Preserve African American Turf History; and Elizabeth Chew, VP of Museum Programs at James Madison's 'Montpelier'.

Admission is $10 or free for National Sporting Library & Museum members.  Light drinks and refreshments provided.  RSVP at info@nationalsporting.org.

Contact Info: 

Valerie Peacock at vpeacock@nationalsporting.org, 540-687-6542, extension 25 or Michelle Guzman at mguzman@nationalsporting.org, 540-687-6542, extension 18.