Discovering and Recovering Baptisttown:
An Evansville African-American Community
Interactive Map of Baptisittown:
Baptisittown Oral Histories and Media Projects:
Life in Baptisttown- with Janice Hale, a resident of Baptisttown, Lincoln Garden, and Clerical/Tour Guide of the Evansville African-American Museum.
Segregation, Discrimination, Integration, Restoration– With Mattie Miller, first African-American teacher of an all white school in Evansville and community advocate.
Welcome to Baptisttown!- This presentation will give you an overview of Baptisttown as you discover the area today!
The Black Presence in Downtown Evansville- This presentation gives you an overview of the African-American presence in downtown Evansville, Indiana from 1930-1950!
A Glimpse of Business in Baptisttown- This presentation will give you an overview of some of the businesses in Baptisttown!
Discovering Baptisttown and African-American Life Lesson Plan–This is a lesson plan for students and teachers looking to discover Baptisttown! (click link)
Cheat Sheet- for visitors that want a quick overview of area history! (click link)
Harrison High School-CFCO Bapisittown Project