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La Colonia de Emporia: Stories of the Latino Community - Exhibition Opening Reception

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May 6, 2016, 6:00 PM CT

The public is invited to the opening of "La Colonia de Emporia: Stories of the Latino Community," a special exhibit that explores the Latino community's historical contributions in local and national contexts from their point of view.

This event is part of "La Colonia de Emporia: Stories of the Latino Community," a project in which the museum will work this local Hispanic organizations to document the Latino experience in Emporia. The project is part of "Latino Americans: 500 Years of History," a special initiative supported by the Kansas Humanities Council, National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Library Association.

Lyon County Historical Society
118 E 6th Ave
Emporia, KS 66801-3922
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Sponsored by: Lyon County Historical Society

For more information about this event, please contact:
Lisa Soller
(785) 340-6320
Email
http://lyoncountyhistoricalsociety.org