20th Annual Legacies Dallas History Conference
Diversity in Dallas: Turning Points
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Hall of State, Fair Park
Free parking was available in the lot to the north of the building. Fair Park is also accessible on the DART line.
8:00am – Registration and morning refreshments9:00am – J. L. Long: Bringing Dallas Schools into the 20th Century by Teresa Musgrove9:30am – Not Organizing for the Fun of It: Suffrage, War, and Dallas Women in 1918 by Melissa Prycer10:00am – Morning break, refreshments, and book sales10:30am – The South Dallas Good Samaritan Hospital: Documenting Multicultural Links at Inconceivable Moments by Vanessa Baker11:00am – Un vaso de agua: Water Accessibility in Early Mexican-American Neighborhoods by Priscilla Escobedo11:30am – Break11:45am – Panel Discussion--Leveling the Playing Field: The Impact of Williams v. Dallas on Dallas Politics, Moderator: John Slate, Panelists: Diane Ragsdale, Chris Luna, Betsey Julian, Mike Daniel12:30pm – Adjourn
This year’s patron reception (for $100 conference registrants) was held on Thursday, January 24, from 6:00 to 7:30 PM
at the Historic Aldredge House, 5500 Swiss Avenue.
Appetizers and wine were served, and valet parking was provided.
Please see the registration form below for details about becoming a conference patron.
Online Registration has ended.
Patron (includes reception and conference): $100
Student: $20 (with photocopy of student ID)