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Nelson Polite

President

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Shelia
Murray-Hargrove

Treasurer

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Tana Woodcock

Secretary-Recording 

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Randolph Harris 

Archivist & Co-Coordinator, African American Heritage Walking Tours

Randy is an independent consulting historian who specializes in research and documentation of historic properties. His work focuses on sites associated with the Underground Railroad. ​undergroundrroriginspa.org

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Kathleen Anderson

Vice President

I have been a member of the AAHS for 13 years.  I am a site host for our Downtown Walking Tour.  I enjoy traveling and researching my family's genealogy.

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Betty Hurdle

Secretary-Corresponding & Recording

Founding member of Brightside Baptist Church, original member of the AAHS. Retired specialist. Former member and chair of the Community First Loan Fund.

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Debbie Smith

Co-Coordinator, African American Heritage Walking Tours

Debbie is a former public school teacher and serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Historic Rock Ford.

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Daniel Ness 

Historian 

Daniel's interest in history began, at age 18, with a genealogy fan chart. Since retirement, he is occupied almost full time with research and leading history tours. A comprehensive listing of stories and pictures of people and places of the Underground Railroad in Lancaster County is nearing completion.

ABOUT US

The Society was organized in 2005 as an affiliate of the Crispus Attucks Center of Lancaster, with the mission to collect, analyze, and interpret basic information about the life of African Americans in the South Central region of the Commonwealth.

The Society now operates independently.

CONTACT

Post Office Box 4022

Lancaster, PA 17604-4022

aahs.information@gmail.com

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