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Dr. Curt Fields to Portray Gen. U.S. Grant at CW Roundtable

Delta Cultural Center - Tuesday, August 01, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center will host the Civil War Roundtable of the Delta on Monday, August 7, with Dr. E.C. (Curt) Fields presenting a first person portrayal of General U.S. Grant. The event ... Read More

Southland College to be Focus of CW Roundtable of the Delta

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, July 29, 2016

The Civil War Roundtable of the Delta will feature University of Arkansas emeritus professor of history, Thomas Kennedy. Kennedy is the author of A History of Southland College: The Society of Fr ... Read More

DCC Acquires Photo Album of Southland College

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, March 25, 2016

The Delta Cultural Center recently received a donation of a photo album with pictures of Southland College, the first institution of higher learning for African Americans west of the Mississi ... Read More

Delta Drop-In 03/05: Archeology at Battery C

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, March 03, 2016

March is Archeology Month in Arkansas, and in recognition of this, Ron Kelley will talk about recent archeological digs at historic Battery C. Military terrain analysis and other techniques  ... Read More

Delta Drop-In: Freedom Park

Delta Cultural Center - Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Join Ron Kelley this Saturday, 2/27, to learn about Freedom Park, one of the DCC's Civil War sites. It tells the story of refugee slaves who came to Helena in search of freedom and a life of self- ... Read More

Plans Revealed for Battle of Helena Observance

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, February 20, 2015

HELENA-WEST HELENA, AR - The 152nd observance of the Battle of Helena will be held the weekend of March 13-15. Both Union and Confederate camps will be set up in, and around, Fort Curtis. Special  ... Read More