San Diego Historic Places

Black Pioneers

Season 3 Episode 7 | 25m 45s

Who were the first Black Pioneers that settled in San Diego in the early to mid-1800s? Learn how one pioneer started the first Gold Rush in the County, another had a laundering clothes business, but probably the most recognized today, Margaret and Albert Robinson, who built and ran what is now known as the Julian Hotel. Uncover the facts of the most celebrated Black Pioneers of the county.

Aired: 02/08/11

Rating: NR

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