Upcoming First Tuesdays

August 1, 2017
Krista Castillo, Fort Negley - Women and War: A Brief Summary of the Contributions of American Women on the Home Front during the Civil War and the First World War.


September 5, 2017

Chuck Sherrill, Tennessee State Librarian and Archivist - Collecting the Past: What's New at the State Library & Archives


October 3rd, 2017

Debbie Watts - First-person portrayal of Eliza McCardle Johnson, with Tom Dolan as President Andrew Johnson. This is a preview of Debbie Watts's historical theatre piece, From Tennessee to the White House, With Love: Tennessee's First Ladies

First Tuesdays at the Metro Archives

PLEASE NOTE: The time of our First Tuesdays has changed from 2:30pm to 12:30pm!

Our "First Tuesdays at the Metro Archives" are always on the first Tuesday of the month, from 12:30 to 2:00 pm in the Commons Room on the third floor, West Wing of the Nashville Public Library. Our presentations feature a diverse group of speakers discussing various people, places, events, and traditions dealing with Nashville's history.

Metro Schools History Recorded April 5, 2015

Dr. Carol Bucy

Other videos (from top to bottom):

Pat Cummings - Toll Bridge and Trail of Tears
Tom Vickstrom - Chefs, Menus, and Grand Banquets of the Hermitage Hotel
Brian Allison and Yoshie Lewis - The Tennessee State Penitentiary

For more First Tuesdays videos, visit the MetroGovNashville YouTube channel.