Emeritus professor of English Thomas Davis will give a presentation on William Tilgham during the Kent State University Retired Faculty Associations meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Manchester Lounge, Room 122 in the KSU library.
Davis, born and reared in a small town in Kansas and the great-grand-uncle of Tilgham, will deliver his speech William (Bill) Tilgham: Guardian of the Law. After many years as a noted specialist in American colonial history, Davis has in recent years been studying the literature of the American West.
Refreshments will be served at 9:45 a.m. The event is open to the public. For more information, call Gordon Vars at (330) 678-0006 or Bruce Harkness at (330) 626-2453.