PEOPLE + PLACE SPEAKER SERIES | Founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street

PEOPLE + PLACE

BOOK TALK
Aaron McDuffie Moore: An African American Physician, Educator, and Founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street
Facebook Live & Zoom Virtual Event

February 16, 2021

12:00 Noon

Preservation Durham’s People + Place Speaker Series connects the people of Durham with the importance of our historic, architectural and cultural places and the stories they bring to life. 

Join us for a discussion about the life of Aaron McDuffie Moore, founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street. The author, Blake Hill-Saya and C. Eileen Watts Welch, President of Durham Colored Library who commissioned the biography.  Hill-Saya & Welch are descendants of Moore. They will talk about the book and insights on the life and leadership of Aaron McDuffie Moore a man whose community dedication went beyond mere profit