Great Gatsby: Cleveland County in the Roaring Twenties

Date(s):
06/17/2017 - 10/14/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Kings Mountain Historical Museum
100 East Mountain Street
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
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In the 1920’s Cleveland County experienced an economic boom and bust. It was the heyday of the textile mills, the birth of the political engine known as the Shelby Dynasty, and the improvement of education, healthcare, technology and transportation. The area also suffered sometimes violent disputes over labor rights and racial inequities. Visitors to the museum will be able to see the dramatic social, economic, and political changes reflected in the clothing, music, dances, slang and products of this era.

Cost: free
Contact: Adria Focht
Contact Phone: 704-739-1019
Contact Email: [email protected]

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