Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Lunchbox Learning

August 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

American Railroads

August 21 at Noon
Presenter: Dr. Roger Grant, Clemson University

Spend your lunchtime at the Museum learning about interesting and sometimes unexpected aspects of history. Presentations are held in the Museum’s theater and feature both high quality sound and cinematic video experiences.

In honor of summer exhibition, “Thomas & Friends: Explore the Rails,” Dr. Roger Grant of Clemson University will explore the history and impact of railroads in America. A prolific researcher and writer on the topic of railroads, Dr. Grant is well-known and esteemed among academics and general railfans alike. His life’s work is mainly about railroads and rail companies, but Grant also explores the history of American transportation, putting railroads in the larger context of the history of America and its towns and industries.

Programs run from Noon – 1:00 PM
FREE to members – Regular admission for other guests
Drinks and Dessert Provided

For reservations call the museum at 864-467-3100 or  info@upcountryhistory.org



August 21, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,
Event Tags:
, , ,