4 by 50: Turning Points in Durham History- Part 3

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Tuesdays, July 21 & 28 | August 4 &11, 1:00 p.m.

The Museum of Durham History and Durham County Library present the third installment of a four-part live web series that captures today’s issues, framed in the context of Durham’s history in 50-year increments. Part three looks at: 1965—2019

Panelists will include local historians and experts on Durham history:  Part three on August 4 will feature Bill Bell, former county commissioner and eight-term mayor of Durham; Floyd McKissick, Jr., former NC state senator, current member of NC Utilities Commission; and April Johnson, Executive Director of Preservation Durham. The series will be hosted by author and retired journalist Jim Wise.

Each segment will be a small group conversation, with visuals drawn from existing resources, such as the Durham: A Self-Portrait documentary and the Library’s North Carolina Collection. Viewers may submit questions during the live presentation. Audience participation will be invited and moderated via Zoom chat and Facebook comments sections.

Join us on DCoL’s  Zoom and MoDH’s Facebook Live. Register at DCoL HERE!

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