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  • 02/02/2013 Maggie L Walker National Historic Site

    Matinees with Miss Maggie

    To commemorate Black History Month, Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site will present weekly films and discussions related to black history in Richmond and to Mrs. Walker's life.

    Join us Join us as we screen the 1998 PBS documentary, "Our Inspiration: The Story of Maggie Lena Walker". The film explores Mrs. Walker's life as she overcame the obstacles of race, gender, and physical handicap to fullfill her dream of African American entrepreneurship.

    Following the film, Executive Producer of "Our Inspiration" William Sydnor will share his journey of making the film, including meeting people who personally knew Mrs. Walker.

    Location: Maggie L. Walker NHS, 600 N. 2nd Street, Richmond VA 23219, Maggie L Walker National Historic Site Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site Contact Phone Number: 804-771-2017 x 24
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