I read this story about local Fredericksburg residents and their efforts for equal rights. Click here to access the article.
The Negro Motorist Green Book: An International Travel Guide by Victor Green, was created during the 1930s to prevent black travelers from experiencing headaches while traveling black. The guide features restaurants and hotels safe for blacks to patron. During a presentation, I had the fortunate chance to hear about this book. I later searched for the pdf copy to share for those interested. Simply click the link above to access it.