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Emancipation to Inauguration
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Emancipation to Inauguration

February 23rd @ 6:30 pm 7:30 pm

Clarence Goodman presents this important and informational event. He will cover the linear and chronological timeline of impactful people, places, and events of African American History in Chicago. This journey begins with Jean Baptiste Point du Sable and carries on thru Miss Ida B. Wells, President Obama, Mayor Lightfoot and everyone in between, roughly 1790-now. This event will be held via Zoom. Please email bschott@bourbonnaislibrary.org to register.