High Noon Talk: Tomlinson Hill


March 1, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Texas history through the experience of two families who share one name.

Held on the first Wednesday of every month, High Noon Talks highlight interesting and often untold topics through this casual lunch-time lecture.

Program Details

Tomlinson Hill: Sons of Slaves, Sons of Slaveholders chronicles the history of two Tomlinson families, one black and one white, who trace their history to a Central Texas slave plantation. Join Chris Tomlinson, author, filmmaker and journalist for a discussion about the book and his journey researching and writing it. Following the talk, fans of the Bullock Book Club can enjoy a reception with the author and get their copy of the book signed. Don't forget to check out the special exhibition Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade from 1808-1865 while at the museum.

Educators to receive CPE credit email education@thestoryoftexas.com

Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.