Oct 16, 2020 7:30 AM
Luis Krug
Historic Greenwood District Main Street, in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Luis Krug will speak on October 16 and her topic with be Historic Greenwood District Main Street, which is in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Historic Greenwood District, also known as "Black Wall Street," has a long history of African American entrepreneurship and prosperity. Before the destruction of Tulsa's Greenwood district in the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, Greenwood rivaled the finest African American business districts in the US, holding its own with black wall streets in Chicago and Atlanta.