While Southwest Missouri is known for its rich culture and community, some aspects of the area’s history are often overlooked. Black Americans have played a pivotal role in the development and growth of this region since it was first settled in the early 1800’s. Join Ozarks Public Television as we explore the unique experiences, challenges, tragedy and successes of Black Americans in Springfield and the Ozarks that have shaped our collective history and continue to inspire us today.
Support Provided By: McGull Law Firm, LLC - Springfield Property LLC - Community Foundation of the Ozarks - Liberty
Generations: African American Experiences in Springfield and
Explore the challenges, and successes of Black Americans in Springfield and the Ozarks
Generations: African American Experiences in Springfield and the Ozarks
Broadcast Premiere: Thursday, June 15th at 8pm
Re-Broadcast: Sunday, June 18th at 5:30pm