Lecture — Hidden Heroes by CR Gibbs | News Release | City of Alexandria

The Alexandria Black History Museum


“Hidden Heroes: African Americans, NASA and The Quest for the Final Frontier”


Join author, lecturer, and historian of the African Diaspora, C.R. Gibbs, to learn about the soaring story of the unheralded black men and women who were doctors, mathematicians, engineers, scientists, and astronauts who helped and are still helping advance America’s race into space. Gibbs will offer brief profiles of several of these individuals as well as a timeline of United States aeronautical exploration.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Alexandria Black History Museum

902 Wythe Street

Alexandria, Virginia  22314



Reservations Suggested: (703) 746-4356


The Alexandria Black History Museum is located five blocks from the Braddock Road Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines.  Street Parking is available.


The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended.  To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail black.history@alexandriava.gov or call 70.746-4356, Virginia Relay



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