The Old Neighborhood

History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Thursday, April 24, 2014
7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Fletcher Auditorium

Thomas Doughton, Senior Lecturer for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies, College of the Holy Cross, will discuss the development and unique history of Worcester's black neighborhood, Laurel/Clayton, and its eventual loss due to the urban renewal efforts of the 1960s. This program is part of the Bondage to Belonging lecture series on the regional African American experience in Worcester County.

Cost: Free

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School
Phone: 508-753-8278

Last Modified: April 8, 2014 at 10:42 AM

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