Allensworth at AAMLO CANCELED!!!!

Saturday Nov 08 2008   14:00:00
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Saturday, November 8 at 2:00 p.m. CANCELED
Meet Mrs. Alice C. Royal, author of Allensworth, the Freedom Colony, at this reading and book signing event. This will be one of Mrs. Royal’s only northern California appearances, so don’t miss it!
African American Museum and Library at Oakland, 659 14th St., Oakland, CA 94612
Free and open to the public; for more information and to RSVP call (510) 637-0200.

Alice C. Royal

Alice Calbert Fauntleroy Royal, RN, MPH (1923–2014), was born in her grandparents’ home in Allensworth, California. After an early childhood in the Central Valley, including two years in Allensworth when she was seven and eight years old, she grew up in Alameda and became a public health nurse. She chaired the Colonel Allensworth State Park Advisory Committee from 1985 to 1989, served on the Allensworth planning task force for 2008, and was a longtime member of the Friends of Allensworth.