Second Sunday Roll Homeplaces Tour

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By Jonathan Oh

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Date(s) & Time(s)::

January 13, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Location: Robert Mills House & Gardens

Phone: 803-252-1770

Email: reservations@historiccolumbia.org

Link: http://www.historiccolumbia.org

Event Description

Meets at the Robert Mills House, 1616 Blanding St. Reservations requested. Walk-ups welcome if space permits.

Join HCF in January for a guided bus tour of Columbia's Homeplaces, Workplaces and Resting Places. From the Mann-Simons Site, home of Celia Mann, a free-black mid-wife in antebellum Columbia, to the North Carolina Mutual Building, offices of the largest African-American owned life insurance company in the United States, this tour explores houses, businesses, cemeteries, and other sites important to the African-American community. Largely comprised of sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this tour features locations that illustrate important events and little-known facts about Columbia's African-American community. 


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