January 25, 2018
Opening Reception for Clearing Stones Sowing Seeds Photo Exhibit
The Austin History Center invites you to the opening of its newest exhibit “Clearing Stones and Sowing Seeds: Photographs from the Travis County Negro Extension Service” on February 6 at 6:30 pm. The exhibit presents selections from the Travis County Negro Extension Service Photography Collection (AR.2000.025) archived at the History Center. The photographs, taken between 1940 and 1964, document the variety of services and educational programs offered by the Extension Service, including animal husbandry, crafts, domestic education, gardening and agriculture, and home improvement. The opening reception will feature a Pie Social. The event is free and open to the public.