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    Bike tour: "Radical" Roxbury

    Presented by at Roxbury Crossing

    May 25, 2011


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    Bike tour:

    This tour will visit the sites of Roxbury’s "radical" history. We’ll begin at Roxbury Crossing with the relatively well-known protests against the construction of I-95 along the Southwest Corridor. From there our attention will focus on mid-20th century revolutionary leaders Martin Luther King, Jr and Malcolm X. After passing the former locations of the Black Panthers and SNCC, we’ll end with an overview of the...

    This tour will visit the sites of Roxbury’s "radical" history. We’ll begin at Roxbury Crossing with the relatively well-known protests against the construction of I-95 along the Southwest Corridor. From there our attention will focus on mid-20th century revolutionary leaders Martin Luther King, Jr and Malcolm X. After passing the former locations of the Black Panthers and SNCC, we’ll end with an overview of the 1967 and 1968 riots in Grove Hall and the police staging grounds in Franklin Park.


    Roxbury Crossing

    1400 Tremont St
    Boston, MA 02120

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    Admission Info:

    $10


    General Day and Time Info:

    6:00PM - 7:30PM


    phone: 617-427-1006


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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