The Green Book

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History

Age Group:

Teens , Adults
Registration for this event will close on February 2, 2023 @ 6:30pm.

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In the 20th century, it could be extremely dangerous for people of color to travel. For nearly 30 years, a guide initially called the Negro Traveler Green Book offered advice about safe places to eat and sleep and was published from 1936-1966. Learn about its role in the struggle for civil rights during this virtual slide presentation by Karen Hall, Executive Director of the Glen Ellyn Historical Society.


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