Big Stone Gap, Virginia: On June 21, Marvin T. Jones is giving two presentations at a genealogical workshop at the Mountain Empire Community College. The first lecture is about the development, activities and findings of the Chowan Discovery Group’s work on the Winton Triangle. The second talk will be about the Winton Triangle’s role in the Civil War. The workshop is a pre-conference event connected to the Melungeon Heritage Association Reunion.
Chowan Discovery thanks Dr. Mike Gilley of the Mountain Empire Community College and Scott Withrow, President of the Melungeon Heritage Association, for the invitation.
The times for the lectures will be posted later.