WNCHA History Hour: African American Music Traditions in WNC

WNCHA History Hour: African American Music Traditions in WNC

Dr. William Turner and Dr. Ted Olson discuss African American musical contributions to WNC in this live Zoom webinar. Join the Western North Carolina Historical Association (WNCHA) Thursday, January 13 at 6PM as we kick off our 2022 lineup of programming. This event...
WNCHA Lectures: The Marion Mill Massacre in Memory

WNCHA Lectures: The Marion Mill Massacre in Memory

Join the Western NC Historical Association Thursday, October 14 at 6PM via Zoom as we kick off a month of programming centered on labor and mill history in WNC. On October 2, 1929, deputies killed six textile workers at the Marion Manufacturing Company mill, marking...