Free walking tour delves into the history of the Old Fourth Ward

Tour and talk give background for up-coming public performance


On Tuesday, June 26 at 7:30 p.m., Atlanta historian and Georgia State professor Cliff Kuhn will provide a free walking tour of the Historic Fourth Ward. The tour will explore over a century’s evolution in the neighborhood. Topics will include the emergence of Auburn Avenue as a hub of the African-American community, the Great Fire of 1917, the impact of highway development, and recent gentrification. The tour begins at 660 Airline Street.