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Black American Racers

June 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Date:
June 23, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Venue

Mercer Museum
84 S Pine St, Doylestown, PA 18901 United States
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Phone:
215-345-0210

Meet ground-breaking African-American motor racers in this panel and discussion program, led by driver, owner and entrepreneur Leonard Miller. Program includes a preview of a soon-to-be released documentary about Miller, his Black American Racers Association, and his efforts to break the color barrier in motor sports.  A restored Formula “Super Vee” raced by Miller’s team is also on view, courtesy of the Volkswagen Group of America. The program is co-sponsored by the African-American Museum of Bucks County and is included with museum admission.

ROLLO'S FACTS

Henry Mercer was 51 when he began building the first of his three concrete structures, his home Fonthill, 1908-1910.
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Please note that Fonthill Castle will close early for a private event on Saturday, May 15, 2021. The last tour will take place at 3:00 p.m.
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