History Pub: “All Aboard! Railroading and Portland’s Black Community”
Gwen Carr, Oregon Black Pioneers
Monday, February 25, 7 pm
At McMenamins Kennedy School
Co-sponsored with Holy Names Heritage Center and McMenamins and funded by the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition (via the Oregon Cultural Trust)
Free and open to the public; donations to the Oregon Food Bank accepted
Join Gwen Carr, program director of the Oregon Black Pioneers, as she gives an overview on history presented in the Oregon History Museum exhibit All Aboard! Joining her are Hon. Avel Gordly, a descendant of railroad workers, and Charlotte Rutherford, descendant of community leaders, who will share some of their personal family stories.