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A. Philip Randolph: His Life and Times
February 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Join Dr. Alan Bliss, Senator Tony Hill, and Dr. David Jamison as they explore the life and legacy of Asa Philip Randolph. A. Philip Randolph made many contributions to Northeast Florida and the civil rights movement. The panel will discuss the community impact of A. Philip Randolph papers and work.
Dr. Alan Bliss, Chief Executive Officer of Jacksonville Historical Society; Dr. David Jamison, Assistant Professor of History at Edward Waters College; and Tony Hill, Florida Senator
Evening programs are free to members with a suggested $10 donation for non-members, $5 for students. Members and their guests are invited to join the speakers at a short reception before each lecture.
Funding for this program is provided through Community Project Grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the Jacksonville Historical Society. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.
February 7 @ 5:30 pm -
February 7 @ 7:00 pm