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Brendan Behan Pub

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378 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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July 2021

Walking Tour of Hyde Square

July 31 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
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One event on July 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM

One event on September 18, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Brendan Behan Pub, 378 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to learn about 1840s Hyde Square when German and Irish immigrants transformed the neighborhood with their businesses, schools, and institutions. See how in the early 1960s, Hyde Square changed again when Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Dominican immigrants transformed it into Boston’s first predominantly Hispanic neighborhood. This tour also takes us to the home of Maud Cuney Hare, a prominent music historian and one of only two black women students at the New England Conservatory…

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September 2021

Walking Tour of Hyde Square

September 18 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 31, 2021 at 11:00 AM

One event on September 18, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Brendan Behan Pub, 378 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
View on Google Maps
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to learn about 1840s Hyde Square when German and Irish immigrants transformed the neighborhood with their businesses, schools, and institutions. See how in the early 1960s, Hyde Square changed again when Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Dominican immigrants transformed it into Boston’s first predominantly Hispanic neighborhood. This tour also takes us to the home of Maud Cuney Hare, a prominent music historian and one of only two black women students at the New England Conservatory…

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Exhibitions

At The Waves’ Edges: A Cross-Generational Dialogue on Black Feminism: Part 1 and Part 2

June 26 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
Free

This two-part program will be live streamed on June 12 and June 26, at 3pm through our Youtube Channel! Featuring Demita Frazier, Co-Founder of the Combahee River Collective “The fecundity and power of oceanic and fresh water meeting in the brackish wetlands of sweet grasses, that is us as Black women coming together.” -Demita Frazier (2021) At the confluence of the Combahee, history was made. Yet long since forming the name-sake radical socialist Black Feminist Combahee River Collective in Boston…

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