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George Knox Presentation

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a first person presentation of George Knox. George, a freed slave, settled in Greenfield after the Civil War and opened a barber shop. He paid a young James Whitcomb Riley to paint shaving mugs for his customers.

Mr. Robert Davie will be our interpreter for the evening. Sharing George’s stories and discussing his time in Greenfield. Mr. Davie is a volunteer interpreter at the Indiana Historical Society.

Details

Date:
May 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
www.jwrileyhome.org

Organizer

James Whitcomb Riley Boyhood Home and Museum
Phone:
(317) 462-8539
Email:
spoe@greenfieldin.org
Website:
http://www.jwrileyhome.org

Venue

James Whitcomb Riley Boyhood Home and Museum
250 W. Main St
Greenfield, 46140
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Phone:
317-462-8539
Website:
www.jwrileyhome.org