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Personally Providence Walking Tour: African-American History on College Hill

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June 18, 2011 10:00 am
June 18, 2011 11:30 am
Tour departs from the John Brown House Museum
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52 Power St, Providence, 02906

This 90-minute 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 centered on the people and historic buildings of Providence’s oldest neighborhood.

Guest Guide: Ray Rickman, historian & community activist

Begin: 10 a.m., John Brown House Museum, 52 Power Street


For questions or reservations call Barbara Barnes at 401-273-7507 x 62 or email bbarnes@rihs.org.

Image: [Edward Mitchell Bannister, "Christiana Bannister," Item #48, http://library.brown.edu/omeka/exhibits/show/africanamericanprovidence/ Bannister+House/item/48(accessed June 9, 2011)]

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