2020 Welcome Center Lecture Series: Feedsacks - The Farm Fabric

Monday, Feb 24, 2020
From: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Gulf Shores Welcome Center
3459 Gulf Shores Pkwy
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
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8:00AM-5:00PM
2020 Welcome Center Lecture Series: Feedsacks - The Farm Fabric
Admission:
Free

Join us for this lecture as Coletta Bailey, representing the Baldwin County Heritage Museum (BCHM), will discuss the cotton bags origin from the late 1840s to their impact on Americans during the Great Depression. The powerpoint presentation includes samples of feed sack fabric (Chicken Linen) with articles of clothing from the 30s. Bailey has represented the Baldwin County Heritage Museum for the past ten years speaking to groups on the farm fabric - feed sacks.

BCHM is located at 25521 Hwy. 98 E., Elberta, AL and is a non-profit 501-3C organization.

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