Allensworth & Mrs. Royal

Sunday Sep 14 2008   13:00:00
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Sunday, September 14 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Mrs. Alice C. Royal, a descendent of Allensworth pioneers, engages in conversation with Susan Anderson, curator of the exhibition, Allensworth, 100 years of the California Dream, and signs her recently published book, Allensworth, the Freedom Colony.
CA African American Museum, 600 State Dr. Exposition Park, Los Angeles, CA 90037
Open to the public; for more information visit California African American Museum.

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.