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2/16/2021

Shine a Light Project: Historic Preservation and Interpretation on Springfield's East Side

Sangamon County Historical Society Celebrates Black History Month

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Three buildings that played a prominent role in Springfield’s African American history will be the topic of the Sangamon County Historical Society’s video program to be released Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Speakers Kathryn Harris and Sue Massie will discuss preservation and awareness efforts planned for the John Taylor House, Lincoln Colored Home and First Black Fire House, all of which contributed to the lives of African Americans in our community. 

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