Featured St. Norbert’s College Lecturer: Dr. Victoria Tashjian
Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016
“African American Settlement in Nineteenth Century Northeast Wisconsin”
There has been a continuous African American presence in Northeast Wisconsin since shortly after the arrival of French fur traders, though this history is often forgotten today. Victoria Tashjian will address a near-lost strand of local history, drawing upon the surprisingly rich sources of information available in area archives.