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​Upcoming Wake County Historical Society Events

January 31, 2022

Raleigh Occupied: April 13, 1865

Dr, Ted Kunstling will take us back to Raleigh on April 13, 1865 when Federal troops invaded Raleigh.

February 22, 2022

Jack Johnson, “Prize Fighter”:  Heavyweight Champion of the World

Earl Ijames will talk about Jack Johnson, heavy-weight champion prize fighter, who died in Raleigh in 1946.

March 22, 2022

Preservation, Inspiration, and Aggravation: Establishing a Historic District in Zebulon

The non-profit organization Preservation Zebulon has undertaken a five year journey to establish a National Register Historic District in the Town.   PZ Executive Director MaryBeth Carpenter will describe the journey to a historic district and highlight some of Zebulon’s architectural and historical gems.