Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 10:23:58 -0400

From: "Bethany K. Dumas" dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UTK.EDU

Subject: Melungeons

An AP story in the Knoxville News-Sentinel today says that there is to be

a Melungeon family reunion (apparently the first) in Wise County, Va., on

Friday, July 25. I haven't been able to find anything about it on the

web. Does anyone know more about it?



Bethany K. Dumas, J.D., Ph.D. Applied Linguistics, Language & Law

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