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Posted on: February 1, 2024

A House Warming Legacy Exhibit

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Celebrate the legacy of formerly enslaved Sol House. Sol served in the Civil War in the Confederate Army with his enslaver Dr. Isaac S. House, and after became a farm manager on the Samuel S. House and W. D. Neely farms. His daughter Amy House Hughes took...
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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Special Collections Events

Special Collections Collage

Special Collections at the Main Library in Franklin contains several unique collections for research and local history preservation.  The staff host different speakers and displays that focus on Williamson County in particular and Tennessee histo...

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Posted on: October 2, 2023

Williamson County Writers Group

Small outdoor table with a laptop, journal, pen, coffee, and papers, set outside.

The Williamson County Writers Group is a volunteer-led group meeting held at the Main Library on the first, third, and fifth of each month from 10a to 1p. 

Williamson County Writers Group's mission is to provide advice, encourage...

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