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Book Talk: Aaron McDuffie Moore – Founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Free

Join us for a discussion about the life of Aaron McDuffie Moore, founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street. The author, Blake Hill-Saya and C. Eileen Watts Welch, President of Durham Colored Library who commissioned the biography. Hill-Saya & Welch are descendants of Moore. They will talk about the book and insights on the life and leadership of Aaron McDuffie Moore a man whose community dedication went beyond mere profit and was a visionary ahead of his time with a strong commitment to improving people’s lives in every aspect – from health and education to business and the arts.

Sponsored by: Preservation Durham, The Regulator Bookshop, and Museum of Durham History

Get A Copy Today!

Get autographed copies of the book with a donation of $100 for one copy or $500 for six copies to the Durham Colored Library Inc. Support the DCL by visiting www.DurhamCL.org.

Purchase unautographed copies at The Regulator Bookshop in Durham, NC at https://www.regulatorbookshop.com/book/9781469655857.

Join via Preservation Durham’s Facebook Live or register to attend Live on Zoom Webinar.

Details

Date:
February 16
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://preservationdurham.org/aaron-mcduffie-moore/

Organizer

Preservation Durham
Phone:
9196823036
Email:
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Website:
www.preservationdurham.org

Venue

Museum of Durham History
500 W. Main St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Phone:
919-246-9993
Website:
https://www.museumofdurhamhistory.org/