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Afternoons in the Archives | Speak, So You Can Speak Again!
July 18, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Speak, So You Can Speak Again!
Showcasing the Work of Playwright and Educator Prof. Michael Oatman & Company
Related Archival Materials: The Karamu House Collection
Saturday, July 18, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
Session #2 of the “Afternoons in the Archives”
A series of events commemorating the 44th anniversary of the African American Archives Auxiliary (AAAA, pronounced “Quad A”.)
Funded by the generous support of Dr. Regennia N. Williams and AAAA, the series is designed to showcase a variety of archival collections while shedding light on the work of African American history makers living and working in Greater Cleveland.
Each “afternoon” includes a brief tour of the WRHS Research Library, a presentation in the library’s Hassler Room, and light refreshments.
Admission, which includes access to all areas of the History Center and the library activities, is free and open to the public.
Advance registration is required.
“The Honorable Leo A. Jackson: A Government of Laws and the Political Empowerment of a People”
Celebrating the Life and Legacy of a Distinguished Attorney and Jurist
*Special guest presenters include Linda Jackson Sowell.
Related Archival Materials: The Leo A. Jackson Collection
Saturday, August 15, 2015, 1:30 p.m.
“Famous in the Neighborhood and Beyond”
With Dr. Shirley Smith Seaton and Other Current and Former Fairfax Residents
Related Archival Materials: The Boyd Funeral Home Collection
Saturday, September 19, 2015, 1:30 p.m.