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PP Regional History Lecture Series:Pioneers for Racial Justice: The Black Community of CS 1870-1950
Pikes Peak Regional History Lecture Series
Presented by Lucy Bell
Pioneers for Racial Justice : The Black Community of Colorado Springs 1870-1950This presentation will look at stories from our city’s black community since the founding of Colorado Springs. The Palmer Era (1871-1909): George Motley – slave, Civil War soldier, aide to General Palmer. Seeking a Better Life (1910-1940): Growth of the black community – represented by the Stroud family. Ground Breakers in Race RelationsView more
215 S. Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903