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Black History Month: 'Born a Slave' local history event Tuesday

By The Examiner staff

Born a Slave: Rediscovering Arthur Jackson’s African-American Heritage is 7 to 8 p.m. Feb. 16. It's a Mid-Continent Public Library event, via Zoom. 

David W. Jackson’s family identified as caucasian for generations, but his genealogical research revealed that his great-great-grandfather was born a slave. 

Register at mymcpl.org/events.