Groveland  Four  Resolution


“Nearly 68 years after four black men were falsely accused of the rape of a white woman, the Groveland Four won key support Tuesday from the Florida House in the quest to get an apology from the state.” 


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Florida Frontiers 


“In 1929, a prominent black physician named William Monroe Wells opened the Wells’Built Hotel on South Street.”


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Visiting to the Wells' Built Museum


“It served as a lodge to African Americans during an era of segregation when accommodations were not available to them in other areas of Central Florida.”


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Best Shrine to Black Lives That Mattered 


“Cab Calloway, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Bo Diddley and countless other legends rocked the South Street Casino in its day…”


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Exploring the path to  Parramore's  past


“Now the Wells'Built Museum of African-American History and Culture, of which Thompson is director, it functions as a strong community anchor and force for preserving the area's heritage.”


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