The Hidden Revealed: A Brief History of African Americans in Northern Arizona

The Hidden Revealed: A Brief History of African Americans in Northern Arizona

by Department of Recreation

Educational/Awareness Leadership Registered Campus Organizations Seminar

Fri, 18 Sep 2020

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

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“The Hidden Revealed: A Brief History of African Americans in Northern Arizona.”

Learn more about African American History from a Forest Service Archaeologist!

Fee: Free for Everyone | Join us on Zoom!


Friday | 11am-12pm PST | September 18, 2020

Keynote Speaker: Margaret Hangan, M.A. – Forest Archaeologist for the Kaibab National Forest - Presenter Margaret Hangan has dedicated several years of research to the historical archaeology of ethnic communities in the west.

 

This free-to-attend event will discuss the contributions of African Americans to the Grand Canyon region, as well as their hidden history in the state of Arizona. Learn about the African American laborers that worked in Northern Arizona. This historical discussion includes a presentation on the African American contributions to the lumber companies, railroads, and sawmills. Please join us for this exciting talk from years of Margaret Hangan’s research on historical archaeology with an emphasis on ethnic communities in the west.

 

UC Santa Barbara Department of Recreation's Adventure Programs is proud to offer live National Park Service Ranger and Specialist talks, just sign up here and you will have access to all the action.

 

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You will also be sent the Zoom link for your virtual tour via email from Shoreline.

 

Or just join us at the zoom link at 11 am on Friday Sept 18th:

 

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Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84673605540?pwd=N2FhNC9GeWVCcm14ZXhNT0ttOFVqUT09

 

Meeting ID: 84673605540

 

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