On August 23, 2012 at the monthly Cheatham County Historical and Genealogical Association meeting, Myers Brown will present a program based on his book, Images of Tennessee Confederates. The program will include a powerpoint presentation and lecture using selections from the book. The book includes over 200 images of Tennessee’s Confederate soldiers and draws upon images in the collection of the Tennessee State Museum, the Tennessee State Library and Archives, and many private collections.
Myers Brown holds a B.A. in History from Oglethorpe University and an M.A. in Public History from Middle Tennessee State University. Myers served as the curator of military history at the Atlanta History Center and as the curator of Pond Spring, the General Joe Wheeler Home in Courtland, Alabama. He joined the staff of the Tennessee State Museum as curator of extension services in 2005.
This Cheatham County Historical and Genealogical Association program is open to the public and is free. The program will be held at the Ashland City Church of Christ Family Life Center, August 23, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.