The Way We Worked: Railroading In and Thru Cowan

April 1, Sunday 4:00PM
Speaker: Tom Knowles

This will be a brief historical review on railroading with a local flavor. The talk will be assisted with a Power point projection of maps, sketches and photographs. There will be refreshments as well. The program should be approximately 45 minutes long.

Cowan resident Mr. Tom Knowles is the presenter, as Curator of the Cowan Railroad Museum, and VP of the NC&StL Preservation Society, being a fifty-year historian of the former railroad that was Tennessee’s own.


The Way We Worked LogoA Smithsonian Exhibit created by the National Archives

displayed at Cowan Community School in partnership with the Cowan Railroad Museum,

made possible by Humanities Tennessee,

as part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and State Humanities Councils nationwide, with support provided by the United States Congress.

Find more information on our main exhibition page or on the Cowan Railroad Museum’s dedicated sub-domain.

 


The Way We Worked has been made possible to Cowan Railroad Museum by Humanities Tennessee.
The Way We Worked, an exhibition created by the National Archives, is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and State Humanities Councils nationwide. Support for Museum on Main Street has been provided by the United States Congress.
Location:
Cowan Center for the Arts Theater
301 Montgomery St., Cowan, TN, 37318

Date/Time
Date(s) - 04/01/2012
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm