Boston Roundtrip to see Herbie Hancock perform at the Newport Jazz Festival 2019 and LINK to the festival lineup.
Visit the Omni Parker House Hotel History Gallery
See this photo of Roxbury’s MALCOLM X in the history chamber downstairs. Malcolm Little was 16 when he arrived in Boston.
He worked at the Parker House as a busser. The Parker House honors Malcolm’s civil rights legacy with a framed photo. Placed around it are photos of the Black workers Malcolm worked with there. Near the Malcolm X display is a photo of President John F. Kennedy proposing to his future wife while dining at Omni Parker House, 60 School St, Boston, MA 02108.
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|It was Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the Four Seasons Hotel|
CO-CHAIRS BEVERLY EDGEHILL PH.D, ROBERT J. AWKWARD PH.D.
AND THE MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY
WITNESS HISTORY AT THE LIVING LEGENDS GALA EXPERIENCE
HISTORIC-FILLED PROGRAM HONORING OUR LIVING LEGENDS AND
OUR LEGACY LEGENDS.
LIVING LEGENDS: THE FIRST BLACK ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES ERIC H. HOLDER, JR.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AND STAR OF “BLACK-ISH” ACTOR ANTHONY ANDERSON
HUBIE JONES, MEL KING AND SARAH-ANN SHAW
EVENT Produced by AJWilliams Events
The Committee to Renew the Shaw 54th Regiment Memorial at Boston Common is spending one million dollars to make it better.
Purpose: restoration of the memorial and support for programs to deepen the dialogue about race, freedom, and justice.