The Sally A. Kellogg Lecture Series - "Uncovering Black Society in 19th Century Florida" Virtual Event
The Ximenez-Fatio House Museum and the National Society of Colonial Dame of America in the State of Florida along with grant support from the James and Sally Anne Kellogg Fund are proud to present: "Uncovering Black Society in 19th Century Florida", a series of four virtual presentations. As a continuation of the popular "I Lived Here As Well" experience, the museum will further explore the lives of early Black Floridians and learn more about some of the invisible hands portrayed in their annual program.
The lectures are 7-8:30 p.m. on select nights in October.
October 3: Dr. Jane Landers; The Spanish Period and an Overview of Black Society in 19th Century Florida
October 10: Dr. Alcion Amos - The life of Luis Fatio Pacheco 1800-1895; The 'Accidental' Black Seminole
October 17: Dr. Anthony Dixon - "Maroon Communities " - An overview of Black Seminoles and the impact of the Seminole Wars on Florida
October 24: Mr. James Bullock and Ms. Charmin Russell - Cultural Cooking in 19th Century Florida
Each lecture is $17.98, all four lectures is $60. All proceeds will go to the preservation and restoration of this unique coquina and tabby 1798 constructed house museum, which portrays 19th-century life of owners, guests, and servants in a fashionable Boarding House. www.ximenezfatiohouse.org/kelloggpromo