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The Green Book | Presentation by Jenny Shaffer

May 16 @ 6:30 pm

cover of The Green Book

During the pre-Civil Rights era, Victor Green published “The Green Book” as a guidebook for African American travelers of places where they would be welcome. Asbury Park and Neptune were popular destinations. Architectural historian Jenny Shaffer, who is part of a team or researchers working on a public website devoted to the study of sites listed in the Green Book to discover their history and support their preservation, will share her research with you.

We invite you to attend The Green Book presentation by Jenny Shaffer on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at the Asbury Park Library, 500 First Ave.

  • Doors open at 6:30 PM, program at 7:00 PM
  • Members are free, guests a $10.00 donation.
  • Complimentary refreshments will be available.


May 16
6:30 pm
Event Category:


Asbury Park Historical Society


Asbury Park Library
500 1st Ave.
Asbury Park, 07712 United States
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