African-American History at Oakland

Event Date:

Saturday, March 28 at 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM


Learn about the many interesting African-Americans who helped shape the history of Atlanta including Mayor Maynard Jackson; Bishop Wesley John Gaines, minister and founder of Morris Brown College; Carrie Steele Logan, who established the first black orphanage in Atlanta; Antoine Graves, pioneer real estate broker; and Selena Sloan Butler, co-founder of the PTA in the United States.