African Americans in Rutherford County (Images of America) by Devora E. Butler

By Devora E. Butler

African americans have seriously contributed to and formed the original and colourful Rutherford County in heart Tennessee. positioned 30 miles southeast of Nashville, Rutherford County is on the state’s geographical middle. This zone is domestic to the Stones River nationwide Battlefield, a countrywide park that used to be the positioning of a massive Civil battle battle—the conflict of Stones River. travelers come from worldwide to event this wealthy cultural and historical venue that when served, even supposing in short, because the capital of Tennessee. African American women and men have lived, labored, and toiled the following for generations.

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