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6:00 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Andrew Jackson Hurdle: Former slave, founder of churches and a college

As we observe Black History Month, Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor tells the story of a former slave, the Rev. Andrew Jackson Hurdle, who founded five churches in Hunt County and a college for former slaves in Anderson County near Palestine.

Blacklands Cafe. As we observe Black History Month, Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor tells the story of the former slave Andrew Jackson Hurdle, who founded five churches in Hunt County and a college in Anderson County. KETR, John Mark Dempsey.