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Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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Tuesday, March 26, 2019- “Tank Town - a Good Place to Live”
Barbara Taylor, Director Matthews Heritage Museum, will present a Power Point Presentation on the exhibit Tank Town: A Good Place to Live. She will discuss the history of the churches of the area, the shot-gun school house, and the Matthews Colored School built with the help of the Rosenwald Foundation. Life in Tank Town, the early residents, and jobs they held will be highlighted. Meeting to be held at the Matthews Woman’s Club, 208 S. Trade Street, Downtown Matthews. Meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Free to Foundation members, there is a $5 charge for non-members. For more information call 704-846-6693.
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