Silver Spring Couple’s Quarantine Birthday Song Brightens Spirits
May 28, 2020
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Apr 28, 2020
Stay connected from home with “History Conversations,” periodic virtual lectures from our talented corps of speakers covering a wide variety of local history topics. Each lecture is livestreamed via Zoom and then posted to our website for a week.
“Sugarland and its Sources–Telling the Story of an African American Town”
with Jeff Sypeck
Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:30 a.m.
Local writer Jeff Sypeck will talk about the process of collaborating on a book about the African American community of Sugarland with Gwen Reese and Suzanne Johnson, two descendants of the town’s founding families. Focusing on rare or recently discovered sources that offer glimpses of the character and personalities of the men and women who established Sugarland after
May 13, 2020