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Lombard Street African American History Walking Tour of Philadelphia

Created by Clio Admin on December 29th 2022, 7:38:50 pm.

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This relatively short walk along Lombard Street includes fifteen landmarks related to African American history, including topics ranging from abolition and early civil rights organizations to churches and historical markers commemorating the lives of influential Philadelphians from Billie Holiday to Octavius Cato. Be sure to also explore the African American Heritage Trail of Philadelphia in Clio which has many more entries beyond Lombard Street. You can also search for individual landmarks using the advanced search feature which includes tags for entries related to African American history and other topics..