Macedonia/Bagley Park Walking Tour


Macedonia-Bagley Park Walking Tour_16 Aug 2014

Image courtesy of Sheila Spree Bright

Image courtesy of Sheila Pree Bright

Step back into time and explore the last remnants of a once thriving Black community known as Macedonia Park/Bagley Park, nestled in the heart of present day Buckhead. Learn about William Bagley, Mamie German, First Lady Savannah Holmes, John Owens, Mt. Olive AME Church and the historic slave cemetery. This tour is 90 minutes and 1.5 miles of walking. Please wear comfortable shoes.




About brothernasir

Nasir Muhammad is a historian and researcher, specializing in African American history and educational event planning. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Florida A & M University. Mr. Muhammad has written and lectured about Morehouse College history, Curt Flood, Theodore “Tiger” Flowers and David T. Howard, among others. He is at work on the book project, The Colored Undertaker: The Life and Legacy of David Tobias Howard. Mr. Muhammad works in collaboration with the Auburn Avenue Research Library and other educational organizations to develop public presentations and information that highlight Atlanta and African American history. He has also designed a tour that highlights the neglected aspects of this history.
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