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Election Day Stories of the Past
Who Voted, How They Voted, How They Celebrated the Day
  

Election Day has an interesting heritage that combines the history of our voting practices with the very wonderful story of how Americans have celebrated the day. Americans accustomed to thinking of our autumn elections as orderly and well-supervised will discover that boisterousness, fraudulence, hard drinking, and rioting have often marked the holiday in the past. With her audiences, Kate K...

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Travels From: Los Angeles, CA
Fee Range: $500 - $1,000

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Black History Program
The Awakening and Struggles of the Civil Rights Movement
  

The Civil Rights Movement is an important part of American history. This program focuses on the events and main characters that began the civil rights movement. This is an ideal presentation for Black History Month, or American History presentations. Please contact me for availability and speaking fees.Please call 910-988-9114 or e-mail guestspeakers@mattdrayton.com.

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Travels From: Fayetteville, NC
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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"America's First Black Millionaires"- (From Slavery to Financial Freedom)
The (12) Black Millionaire Secrets for achieving Money, Power and Wealth In Amercia.
  

Becoming a Millionaire or even attempting to break the grip of poverty to become financially success as an African-American can be difficult, given all of the social and economic obstacles of Today. Now imagine attempting to become a millionaire as an African-American during the times of Slavery, Jim Crow, Segregation and Blatant Racism? The odds would be low, but a trail blazing group of African-...

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Travels From: Chicago, IL and Orlando, FL, IL
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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A Thousand Letters Home, The Journey of the Letters
Citizenship in Today's World
  

Teresa Irish, author of "A Thousand Letters Home," takes you on an inspirational, life-affirming journey based on the 1,000 letters her father wrote home from World War II. Her skillful, engaging storytelling blends humor and history to leave audiences laughing, crying, reminiscing and reflecting. A heartfelt tribute to America’s history, freedoms and family values, as well as a call to citizens...

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Travels From: Metro-Detroit Area, MI
Fee Range: Open

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Who Will Be The First Woman President
Perfect program for women's history – the story of the women who have sought the presidency and predictions about the future!
  

What do Victoria Woodhull, Gracie Allen, Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Dole have in common? They are among the amazing and fascinating women who have run for President! The election of a woman as President is not a mater of 'if' - it is simply a matter of 'when' and who.' In this unique, fast moving and thought provoking presentation. Included will be a prediction of who will be the 1st woman to...

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Travels From: Chicago, IL
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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