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Dallas, North Carolina: A Brief History Book Signing
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: January 11, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location: Show map
Gaston County Museum of Art & History
131 West Main Street
Dallas, NC 28034

Contact: Jason Luker
Phone: 704.922.7681 x105
Email: jason.luker@gastongov.com
Site: www.gastoncountymuseum.org

clientuploads/calendar_photos/Dallas Book Cover.jpgDallas, North Carolina: A Brief History. Dallas, the original Gaston County seat for over sixty years, is a quaint small town with a fascinating past. Local historian Kitty Thornburg Heller will be discussing her newest book Dallas North Carolina: A Brief History and provide a glimpse into the lives of those who shaped the county and called Dallas home. A book signing will follow the lecture.

The museum is housed in an 1852 brick Greek Revival style hotel that has been adapted for visitors and travelers of today. The museum also contains North Carolina’s largest public collection of horse-drawn vehicles consisting of sleighs, drays, wagons, and buggies and is the home of the Ties that Bind: Carolinas Textile Exhibit.

FREE ADMISSION RSVP required – Jason Luker – 704.922.7681 x105

If you will require an accommodation we request that you contact our office at least 5 days before the event.

Museum hours: Tuesday – Friday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, and Saturday 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM


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