Cartersville, GA – October 14, 2021– Join us at the Bartow History Museum on October 28, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. for a presentation by Katie Gobbi, the Director of the Euharlee Welcome Center & History Museum.
Gobbi will discuss the recovery and restoration of the Euharlee Presbyterian Church sanctuary and cemetery following the devastating storm of January 2020. She will also touch on the reclaimed Black pioneer cemetery that lies in the wooded area between the Presbyterian and Baptist church yards in Downtown Euharlee.
This is an in-person lecture at the Bartow History Museum. Tickets are required. Member tickets are free and non-member tickets are $7.00. Purchase your ticket at www.BartowHistoryMuseum.org. For more information, please contact the museum at 770-387-2774.
Get to Know the Speaker:
Katie Gobbi has been with the City of Euharlee for almost nine years. Before coming to Euharlee, she received a B.S. in Political Science and Public History Certificate from Kennesaw State University and a Master’s in Heritage Preservation from Georgia State University. Katie was introduced to Bartow County and its rich history while interning at the Bartow History Museum in 2009. She now resides in Cartersville with her husband Seth, and two children Will and Amelia.
About Bartow History Museum The Bartow History Museum, located at 4 East Church Street in downtown Cartersville, Georgia, documents the history of Northwest Georgia’s Bartow County, spanning more than 200 years since the Cherokee were the area’s primary residents. Artifacts, photographs, documents, and a variety of interactive permanent exhibits tell the story of settlement, Cherokee life and removal, Civil War strife, and lifestyles of years past. The Bartow History Museum also provides a variety of educational opportunities for adults, children, families, and school groups. Our extensive archives and research library contains photographs, documents, newspapers, rare books, genealogy records, oral history interviews, and more. For additional information, visit www.bartowhistorymuseum.org.