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Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation’s Capital

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

National Archives: Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation’s Capital
William G. McGowan Theater
Washington, DC

Friday, February 16, 2018 – 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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YouTubeIn their book, Chocolate City, professors Chris Myers Asch and George Derek Musgrove tell the tumultuous, four-century story of race and democracy in our nation’s capital, which has often served as a national battleground for contentious issues. A book signing follows the program.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.

Venue

National Archives Building
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20408-0001 United States
Website:
https://www.archives.gov/