The Tulsa Regional Chamber donated to the Greenwood Cultural Center a copy of its meeting minutes from the weeks following the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. Their preservation alongside other important archival material will help ensure the most complete set of historical facts about the massacre as possible.
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Bertrick ‘OmaleyB’ Bailey’s current litigation illustrates a design flaw in what is effectively the scale model for what we are are about to undergo in the Historic Greenwood District, and I will take this opportunity to ask our community leaders to troubleshoot this issue now while we have time to build a solution into our future plans.
“We are encouraged by the legislature’s dedication of $1.5 million to the centennial commemoration of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.”
The Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission invites the public to participate in a community input meeting on Tuesday, May 28 at 6 p.m. at the Greenwood Cultural Center located at 322 N. Greenwood.
“The Pathway to Hope walkway will serve to connect and tell the story of the buildings, exhibits and history of the Greenwood area in preparation of the 100th anniversary of the race massacre in 2021,” said Matthews, D-Tulsa.
In partnership with the Equal Justice Initiative, the Tulsa Community Remembrance Coalition’s soil collection ceremony marks the first phase of events leading up to the highly-anticipated opening of the Tulsa County Lynching Memorial, which is scheduled to open in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Historic Vernon Chapel AME Church on September 14, 2019.
Chamber leadership will donate a ceremonial copy of board meeting minutes from the weeks following the Tulsa Race Massacre for preservation at the Greenwood Cultural Center as a significant historical document.