WATCH: Project Manager Describes New Mural Which Commemorates Black Wall Street

Monday, May 31st 2021, 10:12 am
By: News 9

TULSA, Oklahoma -

This Memorial Day marks 100 years since the deadliest day of racial violence in American history.

A candlelight vigil in the Greenwood district of Tulsa will commemorate the Centennial of the Tulsa Race Massacre.

Hundreds of Black Oklahomans were slaughtered and a financial Mecca was leveled.

News 9's Anjelicia Bruton was in Tulsa and spoke with a project manager for a new mural to commemorate Black Wall Street.