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"House on the Hill: Mammy Pleasant's Story"

Performance

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Time:

6:30pm to 7:30pm

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Description:

A play reading of "House on the Hill."  The story of Mary Ellen Pleasant, the Mother of Civil Rights here in California.  Her home in San Francisco was the Western end of the Underground Railroad.  She won a lawsuit desegregating the public transportation system in San Francisco and had amassed a fortune of $30 million.

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