Mandella Younge is an associate producer on Re/Collecting Chapel Hill and history program assistant at Chapel Hill Public Library. Prior to her work in Chapel Hill, she processed and archived African American oral history video interviews with The HistoryMakers in Chicago.
October 23rd, 2020 | 29 mins 12 secs
In this episode we dive into Chapel Hill's musical history, starting with one of its most beloved artists, Elizabeth Cotten. We search for signs of Chapel Hill in Cotten's music and learn about life for a young Black girl growing up in the turn of the century South.
October 7th, 2019 | 30 mins 55 secs
cemeteries, chapel hill, chapel hill history, community history, graveyards, old chapel hill cemetery, slave cemeteries
Join Chapel Hill Public Library staff and community members as we uncover the untold histories of Chapel Hill, from the inside out and bottom up. In our first season, we are exploring the histories behind the monuments and markers of Chapel Hill.