Clara Robertson, a 72-year-old from St. Helena Parish, Louisiana, is a descendent of Moses Singleton, one of many whose story is included in Black Homesteaders of the South.
10:45 am to 11:30 am
Cavalier House Books Tent
Black Homesteaders of the South (contributor)
Meet the black men and women who toiled from sunup to sundown to live the American dream.
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