Digging for a Promised Land

September 23, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Old Clock Tower Church
300 E Main St
New Albany
IN 47150

Come join us at the Old Clock Tower Church for a series of talks and presentations of the history or Beecher Terrace, the Blackburn Dig and Fitzbulter families. Full schedule below:

7:00 – 7:15 Opening Remarks
• Pastor Marshall (welcome)
• Jerry Finn (Caesars Foundation role, connecting church history to the URR)
7:15 – 7:20 Lavel White – Beecher Terrace documentary, documentaries as a way to preserve stories

7:20 – 7:40 Anne Bader – Beecher Terrace dig, archaeology as another way to preserve stories, Fitzbutler family and related artifacts, other.

7:40 – 8:00 Karolyn Smardz Frost (VIA ZOOM) – Blackburn dig, overview of Blackburn story, connection from the Blackburn to the Fitzbutlers, other?

8:00 – 8:30 Full panel for discussion and Q & A (facilitated by Rachel Platt)