When: Friday, February 1, 2013 at 6 pm
Where: Gregg County Historical Museum in downtown Longview, 214 North Fredonia Street
Theme: African Americans in Public Services
The Gregg County Historical Museum is proud to present for Black History Month; an exhibit called "African Americans in Public Services" The Black History Month exhibit will highlight the men of women of Gregg County who served as firefighters, law enforcement and in other public service positions. The exhibit will show current employees in the public sector and also show the changes which have occured since African Americans were first allowed to be hired into these positions. Vistors to the Gregg County Historical Museum will be able to learn the rich history Of African Americans who served in the Public Sector through photos, archives, and biographical information.
This exhibit runs February 1st to the 28th and is free to the public.