Being my travels down those great two lane highways of this nation as well as news I learn about them from media sources. Since I'm also very interested in historic preservation, there will be a lot of that as well.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Five Historic Black Places-- Part 2
3. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE-- Atlanta, Georgia. Features the house he was born in and the Ebenezer Baptist Church where he preached and is buried. //// 4. THE JOHN COLTRANE HOME-- In Dix Hills, New York. The home where he composed the landmark album A Love Supreme. //// 5. THE AFRICAN MEETING HOUSE-- Boston. The oldest African Meeting House in the United States. Where William Lloyd Garrison founded the New England Anti-Slavery Society in 1832 and Frederick Douglas gave an anti-slavery speech in 1850. //// --RoadDog