September 17, 2014

Saturday Open Thread: Top Black Restaurateurs

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This week's threads focused on talented black chef's who owned successful restaurants. Patrick "Pat" Neely (born July 20, 1964) is a restaurateur, television personality, and author. He is the co-owner of Neely's Bar-B-Que restaurant in … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: African American Hoteliers

Michael (left) and Steven Roberts (Photo: David Carson/St. Louis Dispatch)

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! We hope you're enjoying your weekend. We conclude our series on African American Hoteliers...   MICHAEL AND STEVE ROBERTS … [Read more...]

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Friday Open Thread: African American Hoteliers

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HAPPY FRIDAY, P.O.U.!! We continue our series on African American Hoteliers...   R. DONAHUE PEEBLES … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Hoteliers

Commissioned by the City of Olympia in 2011, a mural honoring Rebecca G. Howard is located at the former site of the Pacific House. (Photo: Olympia Historical Society)

GOOD MORNING P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Hoteliers...   REBECCA GROUNDAGE HOWARD(1827-1881) … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African America Hoteliers

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HAPPY HUMP DAY, P.O.U.! We continue our series on African American Hoteliers...   THE GOTHAM HOTELDetroit, Michigan   … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African American Hoteliers

John A. Somerville and his wife, Vada Watson Somerville (Photo: Blackpast,org)

GOOD MORNING, PRAG-OBOTS!! We continue our series on African American Hoteliers...   JOHN ALEXANDER SOMERVILLE(1882-1973) … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African American Hoteliers

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GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! This weeks series is about African American Hoteliers... JAMES WORMLEY (1819-1884)   … [Read more...]