BSFO Ancestry Presentation
Thursday, February 20, 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
BSFO members Dena Bullard and Annette Holmes will share their family stories. Annette Holmes shares her family’s connection to “The Weeping Time” — the largest slave auction (436 women, men and children) held in 1859 at a racetrack in Savannah, Georgia. Dena Bullard tells the story of her Japanese grandmother’s experience living in an US-sanctioned internment camp in Arkansas. Dena will also discuss her family’s African American and Japanese heritage.
Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Location: Franklin, Lobby One