One Book One Community: Tulsa Race Massacre, an Overlooked Event in U.S. History

Event Type: Adults
Date: 1/26/2021
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 [Online] As many as 300 people were killed in 1921 when a white mob attacked the Greenwood district of Tulsa, a thriving Black community, and burned it to the ground. Learn about one of the worst incidents of racial violence in American history, and one of the least-known. Presented by Michelle Place, executive director of the Tulsa Historical Society and Museum.

This program uses Zoom conferencing. After registration, you will receive an email explaining how to join the event using your computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. You may also listen in (no video required) from your phone.

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A recording of this program will be available on YouTube.
   Vernon Area Public Library
Location: ONLINE
Contact: Adult Desk
Contact Number: 224-543-1485
Presenter: Michelle Place