Monday, August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Our August 28 meeting will take place at First Baptist Church Memphis which is located at 200 East Parkway North, Memphis, TN 38112.  Dr. Timothy Huebner, Rhodes professor, will be speaking to us about Nathan Bedford Forrest’s career as a slave trader in Memphis during the 1850s.  He will also detail his work with Rhodes students to present this story clearly and accurately through a new marker to be placed at the site of Forrest’s slave mart.