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Vancouver’s First Black Families with Melissa Williams

January 6, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Vancouver’s First Black Families with Melissa Williams

January 6, 2022 at 7pm

Location: Virtual

Williams will share the story of housing and Vancouver’s African American community from 1940-1960. Learn how Black families made Southwest Washington their home during wartime, what factors pushed many out of the area after the war, and about the lasting contributions these first Black residents made to Vancouver.

Details

Date:
January 6, 2022
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Michelle Marra
Phone:
360-992-1809
Email:
michelle.marra@thehistorictrust.org

Venue

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