Chatham-Kent Black Historical Society
|Record #: CHK0011||Last Modified: 20 Jan 2021||Last Full Update: 19 Nov 2020|
|Primary Contact||Samantha Meredith, Executive Director-Curator|
|Alternate Contact||Dorothy Wallace, President|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||A non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the history of Chatham-Kent’s Black Community and their influence across North America.
Aims to educate the residents of Chatham-Kent and visitors about the legacy left by the early Black pioneers and refugees who helped to build the city and promotes the Chatham-Kent areas most important and prominent Black Histories.
The exhibit includes special interest artifacts, audio-interactive figures of prominent Blacks of early Chatham and a wide range of primary and secondary resources in our archives.
|Hours||COVID-19 - Closed|
|Application||Call to arrange a tour|
|Fees||Admission - $6|
|Description (Agency)||Organization working to preserve and promote of the history of Chatham-Kent’s Black Community and their influence across North America.|
|Funding||Grants ; Donations ; Fees|
|Located In Community||Chatham|
|Address & Map||
JG Taylor Community Centre
177 King St E
Chatham, ON N7M 3N1
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|Intersection||Princess St and King St E|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible - Automatic door, designated parking, ramp, designated washrooms|