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Mayborn Museum Director’s Forum Lecture Series: When Cotton was King

Event for tourists

Date: 2/4/2016

Time & Place:
Location: Lectures in the Theater, and include a Q&A session and a walkthrough in the Gov. Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village. Three lectures: The Rise of Cotton – February 4, 2016 at 10:30 am The Empire of Cotton – February 4, 2016 at 2:00 pm The Fall of King Cotton – February 5, 2016 at 10:30 am

For over 100 years cotton dictated the culture and economy of the south. Join our guest lecturer Watson C. Arnold, MD, PhD and learn about the cotton farmers whose livelihoods were tied to cycles of the cotton crop. Cost: Free, but does not include admission to the Museum. Space is limited and reservations are required. Call (254)710-1733 for reservations and any other information.

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