Black Enterprise: Remembering Austin's Pioneering Entrepreneurs

Austin History Center front entrance
Austin History Center. Photo courtesy of Austin History Center

Along east Sixth Street in Austin in the 1870s, a bustling African American commercial district developed. Author Toni Tipton-Martin will explore the development and impact of this district. There will also be a screening of the Foodways Texas documentary,Mama Sugar, about the matriarch of the Sugar Shack Trailblazers, a trail riding club.

Event Details


9.10.13 | 6:30 pm


Austin History Center
810 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX


Ticket Info

Admission is free