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The Moccasin Bend Lecture Series Presents “The Legacy Of Julius Rosenwald And The Rosenwald Schools National Historical Park Campaign”

T he 16th annual Moccasin Bend Lecture Series continues with a compelling presentation on Monday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. featuring “The Legacy of Julius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools National Historical Park Campaign.” Guest speaker, Dr. Dorothy Canter, president of the Campaign’s board, will introduce audiences at the IMAX and via the virtual broadcast, to the Rosenwald Schools, a Progressive-era program that was at the intersection of ... (click for more)

The 16th annual Moccasin Bend Lecture Series continues with a compelling presentation on Monday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. featuring “The Legacy of Julius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools National Historical Park Campaign.” The guest speaker will be Dr. Dorothy Canter.
The 16th annual Moccasin Bend Lecture Series continues with a compelling presentation on Monday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. featuring “The Legacy of Julius Rosenwald and the Rosenwald Schools National Historical Park Campaign.” The guest speaker will be Dr. Dorothy Canter.

Roark-Conner Family Is Preserving A 63-Year Hamilton County Tradition Virtually

Moccasin Bend National Society Of Daughters Of American Revolution Met At Poe's Tavern Park


In the summer of 1959, the Roark-Conner family held its first reunion in Birchwood, Hamilton County. Every year, descendants gathered in the Birchwood area to meet with each other, remember ancestors, visit local historical sites, and share family history. The annual Roark-Conner Association ... (click for more)

The Moccasin Bend Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution held their September meeting at the historic Poe's Tavern Park in Soddy Daisy. Speaker, Kim Poe Gray presented the program on the tavern, its use, and Hasten Poe, who built the original tavern. If ... (click for more)



John Shearer: Learning About Highway Pioneer Judge M.M. Allison Through Family Scrapbook – And A Secluded Marker

Former Governor Bill Haslam Has New Book, Faithful Presence

Chattanooga's George Burnham Knew The Grahams Well


When a casual student of local history thinks of the movers and shakers of early 1900s Chattanooga, such names as Lupton, Patten and Probasco come to mind, or maybe County Judge Will Cummings ... (click for more)

Former Governor Bill Haslam has a new book, Faithful Presence: The Promise and the Peril of Faith in the Public Square. The publisher, Thomas Nelson, notes that “Haslam has long been at the ... (click for more)

Dr. Billy and Ruth Graham spent their 78th wedding anniversary together in Heaven on Aug. 13th. No one knew the Grahams better in the 1950's than News Free Press Reporter George Burnham. He covered ... (click for more)


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