Saturday, June 21, 2014
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join City Councilman Eddie Davis as he moderates a reception honoring local historian, scout leader and civil rights activist Mr. R. Kelly Bryant. Since the late 1930s, R. Kelly Bryant has collected funeral programs and obituaries, providing an important record of individuals and families of Durham’s black community. The Kelly Bryant Funeral Program Collection is housed in the North Carolina Room.