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April 29, 2021
Sewing Machine Donated to Pebble Hill
Sewing Machine Donated to Pebble Hill

A piece of history has returned to Pebble Hill. Clarke S. Yarbrough and his daughter Terri Lorant recently donated a 1925 Singer sewing machine to the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill. The sewing machine belonged to Clarke's mother, Mary Strudwick Yarbrough, who used the sewing machine to complete a special quilt while living in Pebble Hill.

April 15, 2021
2021 Recipient of Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies
2021 Recipient of Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies

The Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities is pleased to announce that Laura King is the 2021 recipient of the Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies. King will discuss her research on Tuesday, April 20 at 4 PM on Zoom. To register for the meeting, visit aub.ie/hitchcockaward.

April 1, 2021
Reading Roads: A Conversation with Thomas Hallock and Kathryn Braund
Reading Roads: A Conversation with Thomas Hallock and Kathryn Braund

The public is invited to “Reading Roads: A Conversation with Thomas Hallock and Kathryn Braund,” a live virtual program on Thursday, April 15 at 4 PM on Facebook. Following the virtual program, an in-person book signing will be held in the courtyard of Pebble Hill. Books will be available for purchase from the Auburn University Bookstore.