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400 years of African American in America

400 years of African American in America

Africans were brought to Point Comfort, Virginia in 1619. Dr. Greta de Jong, professor of African American History at UNR, will discuss the evolving status of African Americans from 1619 to 2019. There will be a 40 minute talk followed by discussion and questions.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room
Northwest Reno Library

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