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Music and Memory: The Role of Spirituals in Booker T. Washington's Florida Educational Tour

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Music and Memory: The Role of Spirituals in Booker T. Washington's Florida Educational Tour


This lecture is from February 2021, when University of Tampa professors Dr. Charles McGraw Groh and Dr. Rodney Shores spoke at a Black History Month luncheon. This program was in conjunctions with the Plant Museum's exhibit "When the Train Comes Along": Booker T. Washington at the Tampa Bay Casino.  Included in the program are recordings of the University Chorus performing two spirituals from the time period.