Black Mecca

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Black Mecca

“Mecca” referring to the central hub; Chatham during the 1850s was the Mecca for Blacks. Blacks were given the opportunity to own land and businesses in the area, this case celebrates the many individuals and groups that were able to prosper in the community through their employment.

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