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Sense of Place: Through the Lens of Al Smith
Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Sense of Place: Through the Lens of Al Smith
WhereUniversity Branch
Room LocationMeeting Room
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryLegendary photographer Al Smith is being celebrated in an exhibition at the MOHAI. In this first of a library series, we’ll see a selection from more than 4,000 images not included in the museum exhibit.
DescriptionPresenters Stephanie Johnson-Toliver, Carol Peoples-Procter, and Quin’Nita Cobbins will lead an open discussion and share stories around the history of how the black community and individuals contributed to the vitality of Seattle and the Northwest. We'll also talk about what the Black Heritage Society of Washington State does to preserve and inform the public about this important local history.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, author series sponsor Gary Kunis, and media sponsor The Seattle Times, and presented in partnership with Black Heritage Society of Washington.
Contact InfoQuick Information
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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