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Two Familes, One Name

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Two central Texas families from vastly different backgrounds share a last name: Tomlinson. We’ll talk this hour with Chris Tomlinson about the intersecting histories of these two families, which begins on a cotton plantation 150 years ago. He traces his family’s story in Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families who Share the Tomlinson Name – One White, One Black (Thomas Dunne Books).


  • ri

    Great interview. Last fifteen minutes were eye opening