On the Trail of the Great Migration: The Fight for Inclusion
Date: Wed. February 19, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm
830 W. 119th Street
Program: African American Heritage Month
About this event:
Explore the history of the South Side communities of Altgeld and Roseland and join the discussion on restrictive covenants, jobs and more.
Beverly A. Cook, assistant curator of the Chicago Public Library's Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, leads several presentations on various black communities in Chicago, and those communities’ connections to the Great Migration. Presented as part of the current One Book, One Chicago program.
For more information call the West Pullman Branch at (312) 747-1425.