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African American History Walking Tour Of College Hill

Saturday, 05/24/2014

Location: RISD Auditorium on the Providence River
Address: Between College and Waterman Street, Providence, RI 02903


Times: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Admission: $10
Contact: Alexander Cranshaw
Phone: 401-421-0606


Hosted by the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society, this walking tour celebrates the history of African Americans who lived on College Hill from 1701 to the present. Ray Rickman, a well-known community leader, will lead a lively discussion and offer his perspective on historic Black people, places and events of Providence's oldest neighborhood. Reservations are recommended. Please remember to wear walking shoes!





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