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Library presents Tangi History: Missing Chapters lecture series

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Library presents Tangi History: Missing Chapters lecture series
The public is invited to attend a series of lectures presented by representatives of the Louisiana Native Guard on Tangipahoa Parish’s role in the Civil War.

The series will begin at 6 PM on the dates at each of the following branches:



Hammond: Wed. Jan 24, “The Beast,” presented by Trooper Melvin McElwee 


Amite: Mon. Jan. 29, “Confiscation Acts 1 & 2,” presented by Dr. Kenneth York, Presiding Elder AME Zion


Ponchatoula: Mon. Feb. 5, “The Burning of Ponchatoula,” presented by Dr. Robert Martin


Hammond: Thurs. Feb. 15, “The Buffalo Soldiers,” presented by Trooper Ashley Perkins

For more information, contact Laura Brooks Thomas at lbrooks@tangilibrary.com or at 985-748-7559 ext. 203.