Tag Archives: Felicia Bell

Trail of Civil Rights history sites winds through Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum

January 16, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum has landed a spot on a new national trail of notable sites of importance in the Civil Rights Movement.

Gov. Kay Ivey announced the partnership that has created the United States Civil Rights Trail on Monday, during the annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday at the Dexter Avenue…

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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum to hold Juneteenth celebration on June 17

June 7, 2017
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY – Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum will celebrate Juneteenth on June 17, with a block party including local performers, food, arts and crafts and free museum tours.

The theme of the event, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., is “Break Your Chains.” The section of Montgomery Street between Lee and…

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Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum names atrium in memory of Charles Cahn Baum

April 25, 2017
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY – Troy University’s Rosa Parks Museum honored a family with roots in Montgomery on Saturday, naming its atrium in memory of Charles Cahn Baum and in honor of his family.

Reared in Montgomery in a prominent Jewish family, Charles Baum graduated from Princeton, Harvard Business School and the University of Maryland Law School. A…

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