BLACK HISTORY MONTH – Meet Jim Beckwourth
Meet James P. Beckwourth (1798—1866)
Sunday SPEAKER SERIES
February 19, 2017
Talk and QA session starts at 2:00 pm
Cost: $5 suggested donation, members free
Helen Daurio will host a talk on the legendary figure Jim Beckwourth. He characterized the rugged individualism that made America. Rose out of slavery, and traveled west to become the most notorious mountain man. He is generally known as a fur trader and explorer. Talk starts at 2 pm.
Free to members, $5 admission.