West Adams Heritage Assoc - Living History Tour

Event Details

West Adams Heritage Assoc - Living History Tour

Time: September 24, 2016 from 8am to 2pm
Location: Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, West Adans, Los Angeles
Street: 1831 W. Washington Blvd
City/Town: Los Angeles
Website or Map: http://www.westadamsheritage.…
Phone: 323-909-WAHA (9242)
Event Type: tour
Organized By: West Adams Heritage Association
Latest Activity: Sep 5, 2016

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Living History Tour 2016
Making A Difference:  The Bumpy Road Toward Civil Rights, Social Justice and Equality

History Comes to Life...at the 26th annual Living History Tour at Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, with costumed actors, at graveside, portraying historic personages in one of L.A.’s oldest cemeteries. This year, you’ll learn about the compelling lives of a group of individuals who, each in his or her own way, reflects America’s journey toward social justice and equality for all. Portrayals include: a well-known suffragette who gave speeches across the state; an attorney who argued for equality in the armed services; a developer of a resort town nicknamed the “Black Palm Springs;” a Japanese-American whose family was sent to a relocation camp in 1942, along with a lawyer who lobbied against these internments; a founding elder of the oldest black church in Los Angeles; and one of the original owners of the Dunbar Hotel on Central Avenue.

Tickets by advance reservation only
$30 general admission (children under 10 free)
After Sept. 12 all tickets are $35

This is a 2-3 hour walking tour over uneven terrain; please wear comfortable shoes.

Learn more, and purchase tickets, at:

Comment Wall

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!


• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.


With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post The World Stage· DwighTrible Presents: SCHEDULE - Nov/Dec 2019 "Fall into Autumn Jazz Concert Series +" ~ *updatez*
""LA Jazz Quick Calendar *updatez* ("Fall back into Autumn Jazz Concert Series +") Friday 12/6 – Vocalist Sheree Brown (& Friends) Saturday 12/7 – The Acoustic Revelation Band (feat. Co-Leaders "Sensei"…"
DojO- posted an event

Anansi Writers Welcomes the One & Only, Father Amde!! 8:30PMM at The World Stage

December 4, 2019 from 7pm to 10pm
Special "Peoples Choice" To: The 'new' World Stage/Anansi Writers Workshop…See More
DojO- posted events
DojO- posted a blog post
Dec 1
DojO- posted blog posts
Nov 30
DojO- posted a blog post

CNN TV: Schedule - Wkdaze Nov. Mon. 25th & Tu. 26th - NEWs / Wolf BLITZER / Anderson Cooper / Chris CUOMO / Don LEMON ~ *updatez*

 + Newsrm. Live (Overnite) / early start - Christine Romans & Dave Briggs / New Day - Alisyn Camerota & John Berman / Newrm. / At This Hr. - Kate Bolduan / Inside Politics - John King / Right Now - Brianna Keilar / The Lead - Jake Tapper /…See More
Nov 24

© 2019   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service