Exciting times for the African American Heritage Trail this summer. We dedicated site number 28, the Grace Church, in May and later this summer we will dedicate the Edgartown Courthouse in honor of Judge Herbert E Tucker and the Federated Church in Edgartown where Frederick Douglass preached.
Watch this space!

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Buckingham Browne & Nichols school group tour the AfAm Trail on May 26 2018. ...


Sullivan, J. (2018, May 9). Island’s Heritage Trail Honors African-American VineyardersThe Boston Globe.

Exploring the African American Heritage Trail

Holocaust survivor speaks at West Tisbury School

Emma Maitland Honored with New Heritage Trail StopThe Vineyard Gazette 6/25/2015

Heritage Trail Honors for Emma MaitlandThe Vineyard Gazette 6/29/2015

Welcome to the Trail, Emma MaitlandMV Times 6/24/2015

House Proud in Historic EnclaveThe New York Times 8/18/2008

Amistad Visits Vineyard Haven HarborThe Vineyard Gazette 9/3/01

African American Heritage Trail Holds Celebration EventThe Vineyard Gazette 8/30/02

History with a PassionMV Times 2/22/07


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