Arthur Ashe Boulevard Unveiling in Richmond, Virginia

The official dedication ceremony of Arthur Ashe Boulevard took place on Saturday June 22, 2019. 11 am – 12:30 pm on the front lawn of the Virginia Museum of History & Culture. The dedication included a ceremonial sign unveiling, remarks from local and state elected officials in addition to Congressman John Lewis. According to their … More Arthur Ashe Boulevard Unveiling in Richmond, Virginia

Just Added to Cultural & Natural Resource Directory: Washington DC African American Heritage Trail

Washington DC’s African American Heritage Trail has been added to our “Cultural & Natural Resource Directory” In 2004 The Hecht Company building located at 7th and F street was renovated and renamed Terrell Place. It was named after Mary Church Terrell who in 1950-1951 at the age 80+, joined/maybe even lead others in picketing Hecht’s…demanding … More Just Added to Cultural & Natural Resource Directory: Washington DC African American Heritage Trail