On February 18 at 2 p.m., a presentation by John Anderson at the Blue Ridge Mid-Continent Public Library, 9253 Blue Ridge Blvd, will cover a little-known piece of American Old West history: the black cowboy.
Cowboy hats. Derby hats. Outback hats. Greek fisherman caps. Cadet hats. Scottish golfer hats. Fedoras of every kind. Easter Sunday hats. Kate Middleton hats. Fur hats. Stocking hats. Floppy hats. Hats of every style and every class, from high end Stetsons to cheap cotton garden hats.