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Deeper than Indigo Symposium
February 21 @ 11:00 am
74 King St.
Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Ms. Judy Newland, MA, Textile History, MS, Professor of Anthropology, University of Colorado-Boulder, looks at the cultural contexts behind the centuries’ old traditions and contemporary interpretations of indigo. The main export crop in British East Florida (1763-1784) was indigo. Governor James Grant, first governor of East Florida owned a plantation north of St. Augustine, on the Guana River. Today, this property forms the core of the Guana-Tolomato-Matanzas Natural Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM-NERR). The majority of the laborers enslaved Africans
Apr 11 – Aug 30, 2019
North Miami Public Library
The North Miami Memory Project is an interactive exhibit and lecture series that documents Miami’s past.
Apr 12 – Aug 31, 2019
Hannibal Square Heritage Center
Winter Park, FL
This exhibit features new portraits and living histories of their most senior residents who are natives or longtime residents of the African American west side Winter Park community.
Mar 23 – May 5, 2019
Havana History & Heritage Society
Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.