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Tallahassee Historical Society Bicentennial Historians Conference

March 21 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Tallahassee Historical Society presents a free and open to the public historical conference. This will be a two day event with panel discussions from several historians commemorating the Bicentennial of Tallahassee and Leon County. Discussions will primarily focus on Florida’s Territorial period, 1821-1845.

Speakers: Dr. Larry Rivers, Professor of History Florida A&M University, Keynote speaker; Patsy West, independent scholar; Joe Knetsch, Independent scholar; James M. Denham, Professor of History Florida Southern College; Jane Landers, Professor of History Vanderbilt University; Andrew Frank, Professor of History, Florida State University; Tracy Revels, Professor History, Wofford College; Boyd Murphree, P.K. Yonge Library, University of Florida

Funding for this program is provided through Community Project Grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the Tallahassee Historical Society. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

March 21 @ 12:00 pm -
March 21 @ 4:00 pm

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Presenter Information:
Dr. Larry Rivers, Professor of History Florida A & M University; Patsy West, independent scholar; Joe Knetsch, Independent scholar; James M. Denham, Professor of History Florida Southern College; Jane Landers, Professor of History Vanderbilt University; Andrew Frank, Professor of History, Florida State University; Tracy Revels, Professor History, Wofford College; Boyd Murphree, P.K. Yonge Library, University of Florida
Event Fee:
Free
Event Type:
In-person

Event Contact:

Robert Holladay
Phone:
(850) 212-7730

Event Venue:

Tallahassee Historical Society
3362 Foley Drive
Tallahassee, Florida 32309
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Venue Phone:
(850) 212-7730

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