Marshall marker dedication - James L. Farmer, Jr.

May 1 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Telegraph Park

N. Washington Ave.
Marshall  Texas

Come celebrate the dedication of a historical marker for James L. Farmer, Jr., a prominent civil rights leader and Freedome Rider. This topic was awarded an Undertold marker, a program intended to address gaps in the marker program and draw attention to untold or undertold stories. Hank Thomas, the last living Freedom Rider, will present the keynote address.  For more information, please contact the Harrison CHC at hchc@co.harrison.tx.us.