Columbus Times
06-20-2000
Black Heritage Trail Receives National Recognition

The Black Heritage Trail of Columbus, Georgia received National Recreation
Trail (NRT) Designation from the Secretary of the Interior during a
ceremony on Friday, June 20, 2000 at the historic Liberty Theater. The 10:00 a.m.
program paid tribute to Ms. Judith Grant, Black Heritage Trail organizer
and local historian.

The Black Heritage trail is an urban concrete trail connecting 29 African
American Heritage Points of interest. The Trail highlights many
contributions and significant events in African American History of
Columbus, Ga.



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