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Recognition and Awards Dinner

Here is the program details for 2006 Recognition and Awards Dinners for San Francisco's "First". We would like to extend our deepest gratitude to those who supported and attended this program. Thank you! ...
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MONTH IN REVIEW

The Program Committee is developing a collaborative program with the Unitarian Church for Black History Month 2004. In keeping with this year’s theme Brown vs. The Board of Education, the program will feature a keynote speaker and commentaries on five Western Addition pioneers. The Library and Archives Committee is in the process of establishing a book club for members and ...
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Jonestown Remembered

The Society co-sponsored Jonestown 25 Years Later - A Look Back, a commemoration of the November 1978 mass murder-suicides in Jonestown, Guyana. Held on Wednesday November 19, 2003 in the Koret Auditorium, the program consisted of a screening of After Jonestown and a panel discussion with four people who were involved in the Jonestown project ...
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What do you think?

Many thanks to those members who have contacted us regarding the new SFAAHCS Member Newsletter. Please continue to share your thoughts with us and any information about which you would like to read. Send your comments to: SFAAHCS Member Newsletter Fort Mason Center, Building C, Suite 165 San Francisco, CA 94123 ...
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Trivia Teaser

What former slave turned business woman used wealth created from a boarding house and other business ventures to establish the western terminus of the Underground Railroad and uplift the Black business community? Look for the answer in next month’s newsletter. Answer to last month’s Trivia Teaser: Bethel AME, founded in 1852, is the oldest African American church in San Francisco ...
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