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History on Tap: Slavery Survivors

Hopkinsville Brewing Company 102 E. 5th St., Hopkinsville, KY, United States

Christian County has a rich, dark history of slavery from its earliest days. In the Kentucky New Era in 1934, local journalist Charles Meacham published short biographies of 25 local African Americans who had lived as enslaved people in this area. These biographies provide a glimpse into a part of our past that is not…

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bell hooks legacy day

Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County 310 East 9th Street, Hopkinsville, KY, United States

The City of Hopkinsville and the bell hooks Legacy Group will host a dedication ceremony for bell hooks Way — formerly Eighth Street between South Virginia and Clay streets — at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 1. The public is invited to gather at Eighth and Liberty streets for the unveiling of a new street sign…

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