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Life of a Laundress

Presented by Downers Grove Public Library at Downers Grove Public Library, Downers Grove IL

Jun 22 2023
Life of a Laundress

Historic Interpreter and storyteller Tammy Gibson demonstrates and discusses the role of the laundress during the antebellum era – an inspiring store of work ethics and generosity.

Tammy Gibson is an accomplished entrepreneur, storyteller and travel historian. Her mission is to raise awareness, impact youth and preserve pride in African American culture through her personal journey. Tammy’s increasing interest in African American history has led her to travel extensively to explore Africa and several cities throughout the United States to gather information about the hidden treasures of African Americans that are erased from history books. Journaling the path of her

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  • Jun 22, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Thu)
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Downers Grove Public Library

1050 Curtiss, Downers Grove, IL 60515

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