Discover Auburn series to feature ‘Photographs of Afghanistan and the Pakistan Frontier before the Fighting’

AUBURN – The Discover Auburn Lecture Series continues on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 3 p.m. in Auburn University’s Ralph Brown Draughon Library Auditorium with a presentation entitled “Photographs of Afghanistan and the Pakistan Frontier before the Fighting.”

The late Cornelia Lincoln Martin took these unique photographs in 1969, digital copies of which are in the library’s Special Collections and Archives. Her son, David L. Martin, a political science professor emeritus at Auburn University, will narrate the program.

Discover Auburn is a yearlong series that features programs on research, history, and other topics of interest by Auburn faculty, staff and graduates. Videos of past lectures can be found at All Discover Auburn programs are open to the public.

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