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The Kings of Covered Bridges [Virtual Program]

 

One of many covered bridges built by African American bridge builder and architect, Horace King.

Celebrate Black History Month by joining  guest presenter and local historian, Andrew Bramlett, as he shares the history of Horace King, a former slave who became one of the most respected builders and architects of covered bridges in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi from the 1830s to the 1880s. King's children continued the work of the King Brothers Bridge  Company into the twentieth century

Please note: this is a virtual event and not being held at a physical location.

Event Contact Info

Virginia Everett

Assistant Manager and Adult Services Librarian

North Cobb Regional Library

770-801-2745

[email protected]