On Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm, the Garst Museum will host a presentation by Roane Smothers. The topic will be Hiram Revels, the first African American U.S. Senator. Senator Hiram Revels was educated at the Union Literary Institute in Randolph County, Indiana which was part of the Longtown settlement.
Garst Museum Offers Free Lecutre on the First African American US Senator