3 results for author: Cecelia Ottenweller


African-Americans in Texas History – The 2016 San Jacinto Symposium

Estabanico, a North African Slave, was the first documented African to arrive in Texas. He was part of the ill-fated Narvaez expedition that set sail from Spain for the New World in 1527. To make a long story – a really long story – short, Estabanico was one of only four survivors – including the famous Cabeza de Vaca – out of the hundreds that sailed. Shipwrecked on what is believed to be Galveston Island, the four men eventually walked all the way across the continent to the Pacific coast of what would become Mexico. Millions of Africans have come to Texas since Estabanico, many forced because of slavery, and then many more because of ...

History Professionals – A “Don’t Miss” Opportunity!

March 14 – 15, the in Industry, California is hosting their workshop. It is sponsored by the and it will teach participants how to implement internationally recognized project management principles in a museum/historic site context.If you go, take a real project with you! You’re going to work with peers to apply project management principles to your project, then return home ready to continue it with your institution in an efficient, orderly and open manner. (I get goosebumps just thinking about it… orderly… wow!)You need to ! Get signed up by Feb 18 and save $40 off the regular price: $475 for AASLH members, $550 for non ...

Watch Full Movie Online Get Out (2017)

Get Out (2017)Duration104 minsGenreMystery, Thriller, Horror.In CinemasFebruary 24, 2017LanguageEnglish.CountryUnited States of America.Plot For Get Out'Get Out' is a movie genre Mystery, was released in February 24, 2017. Jordan Peele was directed this movie and starring by Daniel Kaluuya. This movie tell story about Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could ...