Shankleville in the Media

Juneteenth – Creating Legacy in Contested Places– Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – June 19, 2020

Texas Purple Hull Pea Festival in Shankleville Honors the Beloved Legume – June 2020

Texas Highways – My Hometown – January 2020

Authentic Texas Magazine (Scroll to page 76) – Summer 2019

Texas Purple Hull Pea Festival in the news! June 23, 2018

Confronting Urban Design’s Diversity Crisis with a Return to Black Places, April 17, 2017 edition of Next City.

A Love Supreme, from the February 2015, Sam Houston edition of Texas Co-Op Power.

Seed Stories, from the Summer 2014 Edition of Edible Dallas and Fort Worth.

The Community That Love Built: Shankleville, from the February, 2014 edition of Texas Co-Op Power.

Apps from the Texas Historical Commission

Shankleville is featured in this new mobile app that accompanies the Texas Historical Commission’s “African-Americans in Texas” travel guide! Download the app using these links.

Web app: Click here! The web version can be seen on any device that carries an internet connection.

Download for Android devices via Google Play: Click here

Download for iPhone and iPad via App Store: Click here

Odom Family Reunion Recap on YouTube

Please click on the link to see a video recap of the reunion, which include excerpts from the ceremony.

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