Reconstruction Period Research Forum
Louisiana Reconstruction Conference
The Louisiana Reconstruction Conference - February 7-8, 2014, will take place in New Orleans this Weekend and is free and open to the public. There will be presentations on P.B.S. Pinchback, Pierre Landry, the Black Press, Benevolent Societies, Education, Researching Reconstruction Ancestors, and more. The Friday Opening Reception & Dramatic Reading will be held at the McKenna Museum of Art, 2003 Carondelet Street. The Saturday Seminar, from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m., will take place at the Southern University at New Orleans Business & Technology Building, Press Drive at Leon C. Simon (behind FBI building).