2013 Program

HES LOCAL HISTORY TOUR OF FISK UNIVERSITY, NASHVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY, AND VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY’S PEABODY COLLEGE

 Please join us for a guided educational history tour of Nashville, Tennessee. Tour stops will include Fisk University, the Nashville Public Library’s Special Collections and Civil Rights Reading Room, and Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College of Education and Human Development. The tour will highlight the contributions of Nashville’s colleges and universities to the history of American education, and will introduce participants to the Nashville Public Library’s collections in civil rights, desegregation, and Southern educational history.

The local history tour is sponsored by Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College.

Organized by Ansley Erickson and Catherine Gavin Loss

History Tour Guides: Crystal deGregory, Andrea Blackman, and Sherman Dorn