Eatonville was the first all-Black city to be incorporated into the state of Florida. It was where famed writer, folklorist and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston was raised in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
T unde Wey is a Nigerian chef with an unusual traveling dinner series called “ Blackness in America .” The food Wey serves is the Nigerian fare he left behind after moving to the United States at age 16.
John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856. And he and his wife Jessie were one of America’s first celebrity couples.