UNT on the Square: The Upshaws of County Line

Submitted by gde0012 on Wed, 06/14/2017 - 5:28am
Friday, July 7, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, August 12, 2017 (All day)

An exhibition of photographs taken by Richard Orton of a family that lived in an East Texas community that was formed in the 1870s as a safe place for newly freed slaves during Reconstruction and Jim Crow Texas. The photographs will be on display from July 7 (Friday) – Aug. 12 (Friday).

A reception, which will include an artist’s talk, will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 4 (Saturday).

Location: 
UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St., on Denton’s historic courthouse square.
Event open to: 
UNT community
Ticket Price: 
$0.00
Department or Sponsor: 
UNT on the Square
Contact Name: 
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Contact Email: 
untonthesquare@unt.edu
Contact Phone: 
940-369-8257
Expected Attendance: 
Not Applicable