Rhea County Historical Society President Tom Davis, left, tells Antiques Roadshow host Mark L. Walberg about the 1925 Scopes Trial as they sit in the historic courtroom of the Rhea County Courthouse.
Friday, July 12, 2013Author: Gary Peavyhouse
(Last modified: 2013-07-12 17:04:27)
Source: The Herald-News
A television crew from the program Antiques Roadshow visited the Rhea County Courthouse on Friday to record a three-minute segment regarding the 1925 Scopes Trial. A Scopes Trial-era high school biology textbook, which contained a section on evolution, was appraised and other books related to the Scopes Trial such as Charles Darwin's "The Origin of the Species" were discussed.
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