African American Heritage Trail Ribbon Cutting

The public is invited to attend the historic Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the first-time, unsung story of Maywood’s African American residents, from 1887 to the mid 1950’s. This is the area where Negroes & some Jewish people were permitted to live by a realtor’s Restricted Covenant. These segregated ceilings were broken by the combined efforts of the Maywood NAACP (including: Herbert Wright, Henry Perry, Ben … Continue reading African American Heritage Trail Ribbon Cutting