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Living History at the Statehouse
The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board (CSRAB) will celebrate Black History Month throughout February.
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Start: Feb 12, 2019, 12:00:00 PM EST
End: Feb 12, 2019, 1:00:00 PM EST
Feb 12, 2019, 12:00:00 PM EST - Feb 12, 2019, 1:00:00 PM EST
Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Living history performances will be presented each Tuesday at noon throughout February in the Atrium of the Ohio Statehouse. Visitors will meet first-person interpreters who portray prominent African Americans in U.S. history.

Each 45-minute vignette will focus on African-American history as part of Black History Month at the Ohio Statehouse. 

Scheduled living history performances include: 

Feb 5 - “Phyllis Wheatley,” portrayed by Sandra Quick 
Feb 12 - “John Parker,” portrayed by Anthony Gibbs 
Feb 19 - “Henry ‘Box’ Brown,” portrayed by Rory Rennick 
Feb 26 - “George Washington Williams,” portrayed by Anthony Gibbs 

Watch past living history presentations.