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Lectures and Workshops

Next up at the Tuesday Lecture:
June 2, 2015: "History of the West Virginia Supreme Court," with Rory Perry

Coming Soon:
July 7, 2015: "Violence in the Coal Fields," with Dr. Paul Rakes

Next up at the Thursday Lecture:
June 18, 2015: "West Virginia Songs," with John Lilly

Coming Soon:
July 16, 2015: "Lincoln County Feud," with Brandon Kirk

Images from Recent Sessions:
2015 Block Speaker Series "African American Life in Charleston," with Lewis R. Smoot Sr., May 21, 2015
"J. Q. Dickinson Saltworks," with Carter and Nancy Bruns, May 14, 2015
"Outlaws in West Virginia: War, Whiskey, and Wonder—and not a Robin Hood in Sight," with Dr. Melissa Sartore, May 5, 2015
“Make the Crooked Ways Straight and the Rough Ways Smooth: Engineering & Construction of the National Road," with Dr. Billy Joe Peyton, April 16, 2015
“The West Virginia Lobotomy Project, 1948-1955,” with Dr. James Spencer, March 19, 2015
“Underground Railroad,” with Chris Saunders, March 3, 2015
“Opera in West Virginia,” with Randall Reid-Smith, February 26, 2015
“Land Grants in West Virginia,” with Russell Rollyson, February 3, 2015
“Genealogy Research Strategies,” with Randy Marcum, January 15, 2015
“Slavery and Free People of Color in Virginia,” with Greg Carroll, January 6, 2015

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