The Black Codes to Brown vs. Board of Education
Thursday, February 20, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. The Black Codes to Brown vs. Board of Education. Authors Jere Nash and Michael Williams will discuss the struggle for civil rights from 1865 to 1955 in the House Chamber where legislators enacted the 1865 Black Codes to limit the rights of the newly freed slaves. For more information call 601-576-6920.