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Focus Lecture: Law & Order in Depression Era Texas

Focus Lecture: Law & Order in Depression Era Texas

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Join us as Dr. Jody Ginn weaves a tale of corruption and undaunted courage in Depression Era-Texas.

Ginn will recount sensational headline news events from the 1930s including the Texas Rangers, Ma and Pa Ferguson, Jim Crow laws, corruption, and Bonnie and Clyde.

Dr. Ginn is the author of the book, East Texas Troubles: The Allred Rangers Cleanup of San Augustine. He was also featured as a historian for Netflix’s movie, The Highwayman, which follows the pursuit and subsequent death of Bonnie and Clyde.

Books available for sale at conclusion of lecture.

Light reception to follow.


This public program is FREE and open to the public.

Taco Tailgate at OJAC

Taco Tailgate at OJAC

Join us for the 8th annual OJAC Taco Tailgate!