Black Pioneers at Mountain View Cemetery -- History Docent Tour
February 28, 2015 10 am-Noon Mountain View Cemetery, 5000 Piedmont Ave.
Historic Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland is the final resting place of many important members of the Bay Area's African-American community. A special docent tour of the cemetery highlighting the lives of community leaders, such as Captain William Shorey, Alonzo and Jennie Prentiss, Lydia Flood Jackson, Glenn Burke, William B. Rumford, W.A. Gordon and Marcus Foster. Because of the large area the tour spans, we will car caravan to the various locations.
www.mountainviewcemetery.org or 658-2588