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George Washington Williams First African-American Elected to the Ohio Legislature

April 29, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$7

Presented by Anthony Gibbs of “We’ve Known Rivers”

George Washington Williams was a Civil War veteran, minister, politician, and historian. He was the first African-American elected to the Ohio legislature and he authored “History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880.”

In this program, Anthony Gibbs, a member of the educational storytellers known as “We’ve Known Rivers,” will introduce you to George Washington Williams and his amazing life.

$7/person, reservations recommended. 614-464-2022, keltonhouse@cs.com.

Parking is available in Junior League/Kelton House Lot on Franklin Avenue.

Details

Date:
April 29, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$7
Event Category:
http://keltonhouse.com/programs-and-teas/

Venue

Kelton House Museum and Garden
586 East Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Phone:
614-464-2022
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Organizer

Junior League of Columbus
Phone:
614-464-2022
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