African-American families in the Ozark Foothills have a great story. Our new location will tell the stories of many of these families, but we don't want to wait until opening day to show everyone our rich heritage--you can see some of it right here! We'll be adding history to our site all the time--check back often!

The Migration

Learn the stories and see the faces of some of the first African-Americans in the Ozark Foothills.

Looking Back

Experience the memories of Anna Lee Jenkins Spearman, who has lived in the Ozark Foothills for almost a hundred years.