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february, 2023

05feb11:00 amSCAD Tours: Preserving Black History in Savannah's CommunitiesCelebrate Black History Month at the SCAD Museum of Art on Super Museum Sunday with free SCAD tours.

Event Details

Travel across time on a bus tour of Savannah that illuminates SCAD’s commitment to preserving local Black history and the university’s enduring fellowship with community leaders. From significant civil rights sites to major contemporary restoration initiatives, each stop on the tour centers visionary voices from Savannah’s African American past, present, and future. Tours begin at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m., and last approximately two hours.

For disabilities accommodations, email events@scad.edu 48 hours in advance of the event.

The above photograph is of Hosea Williams, leader of the Savannah NAACP’s political unit, the Chatham County Crusade for Voters. In 1963, he held noontime protest rallies in Wright Square and would address the crowd from Tomochichi’s Boulder. Courtesy of the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum.

Time

(Sunday) 11:00 am

Location

SCAD Museum of Art

601 Turner Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401

Organizer

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)contact@scad.edu PO Box 2072, Savannah, GA

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