Thursday, January 13, 2021 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM EST

Doors open at 6PM
Event starts 6:30PM

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St. Petersburg Museum of History 
335 2nd Avenue NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

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Macey Wilson 
St. Petersburg Museum of History 
727-894-1052 ext. 204 


Dr. Kathryn Weedman Arthur:

Black Heritage Landscapes: St. Pete 1868-1930


Join us on Thursday, January 13th as the Museum of History and UPC Insurance welcomes Dr. Kathryn Weedman Arthur and her presentation on "Black Heritage Landscapes: St. Pete 1868-1930."

This digital story is Dr. Arthur's contribution to the African American Burial Grounds and Remembering Project funded by the University of South Florida and recounts history of Black residents from the period of Reconstruction into the Progressive Era. Dr. Arthur will discuss the skilled employment, household ownership, military service, education and religion of St. Pete's 1868-1930 Black community.

Please note that seating is no longer pre-assigned, so if you have specfic seating preferences, you should arrive at 6PM in order to select it. We will have placecards that you can write your name on to save your chosen seat while you chat and wait for wine.      

Presented by UPC Insurance, Happy Hour with the Historian is frequently sold out, so reservations are required. Admission without a reservation cannot be guaranteed. Reservations close the day of the event.  

Doors open at 6pm. Program begins at 6:30pm.

In the interest of protecting the health of our Members, visitors, and staff, face masks are required for all persons regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status, except while eating or drinking. We appreciate your understanding. 

Cash bar provided.

Admission: $10 donation | Museum Members free

Seating is limited, reserve your seats today!

NOTE: Seat assignments are no longer pre-assigned. Please arrive at 6PM if you require a special seating arrangement. 

MEMBERS: To ensure that your registration fee is waived, please make sure you have put your member-only Promo code in the "Promo Code" box AND clicked the "Apply" button. 

Need help registering? CLICK HERE to review our easy 6-step registration guide!

Didn't receive the SPMOH Member discount code? Contact Joy Solomon, Guest Relations & Membership Manager, at Joy@spmoh.org. Be sure to include your full name so we can confirm your memberhsip is current. 

 Not a member? CLICK HERE to join today and receive free admission to Happy Hour, Museum exhibits, and MORE! 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your registration, please contact Macey Wilson at Macey@spmoh.org.