Walk On the River: A Black History of the Alamo City DVD


DVD produced by Meleneyes Media about the Black History of San Antonio.

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In this film “Walk on the River- A Black History of the Alamo City” documents both the history and the contributions African Americans have made to the fabric of San Antonio from emancipation to the present time. The path of freed Blacks establishing communities, churches and schools in the 1800’s to thriving Black owned businesses that flourished during the Jim Crow era is documented.

The film touches on religion, politics, education, social organizations and community all in an attempt to paint a vivid picture of life for Black San Antonians in the past to help create a knowledge base, a sense of pride and a blueprint for the next generations moving forward. Produced by Meleneyes Media.