Liz Mitchell and Cornelius Wright welcome Yolander Robbins, Seth Debro, and Mattie White.
On tonight’s show, Liz and Cornelius welcome Ms. Yolander Robbins, curator of The Jacqueline House African American Museum is Vicksburg, Mississippi. Ms. Robbins joins us to describe the artifacts and relics in their collection; along with sharing some historical accounts surrounding the fall of Vicksburg to the Union Army and the reactions of the newly freed slaves; and afterwards, how nuns came to Vicksburg to teach the former slave children. You can learn more by going to jacquelinehouse.weebly.com.
Headline news of interest to the African-American community.
In a special interview, Seth Debro and new Bring It On correspondent Mattie White join us to discuss the life and times of George Shively, former Negro League baseball player and Bloomington resident.
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