San Francisco Public Library

African Americans of San Francisco

12:00 - 1:30

Western Addition

Western Addition Meeting Room

1550 Scott Street

"Join us for a lively discussion and book signing with Jan Batiste Adkins, educator, lecturer and author of African Americans of San Francisco, a first-of-its-kind pictorial historical account of the leaders of San Francisco's black communities from the Gold Rush to the present. Get an inside look at San Francisco's incredible journey to integration as depicted in never-before-seen images of schools, churches, music, movements and more."

Upcoming Events

History of Food Coops: Shanta Sacharoff
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 12:00 pm
Ortega, Ortega Meeting Room
Ghosts, Sinners & Secret Places
Saturday, October 22, 2016, 2:30 pm
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
Guild Freelancers
Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 5:30 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B

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Current Exhibits

Black Matters Exhibit
Through Thursday, December 15, 2016
Main Library, African American Center