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"Down in the Valley, Up on the Ridge"-- Economist article by Andrew Miller

It was a pleasure for many of us to meet Economist reporter Andrew Miller at 20th Union.  Here is the result of his investigation of Melung…

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Thanks to 20th Union participants from MHA president Scott Withrow

As president of the Melungeon Heritage Association, I thank those members and others who made 20th union successful and enjoyable. Thanks…

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20th Union Schedule

Big Stone Gap, Virginia, and Vardy, Tennessee   Thursday, June 23 Pre-conference Genealogy Workshop-Mountain Empire Community College. The…

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"Down in the Valley, Up on the Ridge"-- Economist article by Andrew Miller

It was a pleasure for many of us to meet Economist reporter Andrew Miller at 20th Union.  Here is the result of his investigation of Melung…

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Thanks to 20th Union participants from MHA president Scott Withrow

As president of the Melungeon Heritage Association, I thank those members and others who made 20th union successful and enjoyable. Thanks…

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Spring MHA Newsletter with Added Speaker Information and Article on SW VA History

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Video from 19th Union, information about 20th, from Julie Williams Dixon

Julie will be the keynote speaker this year in her native Wise County, Virginia. Her photography project "People and Their People" will be…

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20th Union Schedule

Big Stone Gap, Virginia, and Vardy, Tennessee   Thursday, June 23 Pre-conference Genealogy Workshop-Mountain Empire Community College. The…

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0 Apr 27

20th Union Registration Form

20thUnionRegistrationForm.docx Melungeon Heritage Association, Inc. 20th Union: A Melungeon Gathering June 23-25, 2016 REGISTRATION FORM (…

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Melungeons explore mysterious mixed-race origins-- Asheville Citizen-Times

This feature story from the Asheville newspaper, featuring interviews with DruAnna Williams Overbay and Dr. Kathy Lyday was picked up natio…

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Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina-- Johnson City Press

From Dylan Chesser in the Johnson City Press, a story dated May 25, opening paragraph excerpted below: A group of people historically estra…

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0 May 26, 2015

Melungeons explore mysterious heritage at local gathering-- Asheville Citizen-Times

The first local publicity for 19th Union has appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times this week.  The opening sentences are: The dark-skinne…

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0 May 21, 2015

The Melungeons Got Me-- and I Couldn't Have Been More Tickled-- by Linda Ladd Townsend

The Melungeons Got Me!—and I Couldn’t Have Been More Tickled! By Linda Ladd Townsend I attended the 18th Union: A Melungeon Gathering, (Jun…

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