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Join us May 16, 23, 30, June 6, 13, 27 at 1 p.m. for a live California African-American Freedom Trail cruise from Pier 45 1/2 with John William Templeton, creator of the California African-American Freedom Trail and history advisor to the Songhoy People. Here he is joined by the Amiru Songhoy, Dr. Hassimi Oumarou Maiga, direct descendant of Askia Muhammad
One-day sale in honor of the close ties between the SF waterfront and African independence leaders and the Underground Railroad. you'll have the unique commentary of the editor of Our Roots Run Deep: the Black Experience in California, Vols. 1-4 and the trilogy on the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments.
You'll have the same views as the great African-American mariners of the18th and 19th century who made the Pacific an ocean of freedom and spread freedom across the world. Meet at Fisherman's Wharf by 12:45 pm for the curated trips led by historian John William Templeton.
The San Francisco waterfront is the trailhead for the 6,000 site California African-American Freedom Trail. Historian John William Templeton leads a seven day excursion to the Mesican border and back through the Sierras to Gold Rush country and wineries that will blow your mind.