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Battle for Greenwood September 26th

Updated: Feb 14, 2023

Dubbed the “Negro Wall Street” by Booker T. Washington, The Greenwood District of Tulsa was — at the beginning of the 20th Century — home to more than 600 businesses across 35 city blocks.

Deep Greenwood, once the gateway to the bustling main street activities on Greenwood Avenue and Archer Street, was home to multiple theaters, restaurants, offices, and more.

Today, Greenwood is a ghost of its former self.

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