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The Life and Legacy of Dr. Roderick D. Badger

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In honor of National Dentist Day, the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History will host a rare presentation highlighting the fascinating life of the first African American dentist in Atlanta. Historian Nasir Muhammad, Black Mecca of the South Tours, will explore Badger's significant contributions to his profession and Atlanta's history.

Christopher Harris May 26, 2013 at 06:56 AM
Thank You Mr. Muhammad and the Auburn Avenue Research Library for honoring my great great grandfather. Sincerely Christopher Harris-CCHBadger@aol.com
Taliaferro W. Harris II June 09, 2013 at 01:30 PM
To Nasir Muhammad: Thank you for the Honor,...we are the descendents of Dr. Roderick Badger,...we are very proud,...please contact me at tollyco@aol.com I would like to provide you with some additional information. Sincerely Dr. Taliaferro W. Harris II
Nasir Muhammad June 09, 2013 at 03:35 PM
Mr. Harris, thank you for the comment. It's so unfortunate that this rich history and the Badger family contributions have been largely ignored. Our mission at Black Mecca of the South Tours is to recover neglected aspects of Georgia’s African American and racial history and demonstrate their integral relevancy to the social, cultural and political life of today’s American society. All the best, Nasir Muhammad blackmeccatours@yahoo.com
Nasir Muhammad June 09, 2013 at 03:39 PM
Thank you Dr. Harris. It's an honor to present this rich history. I am looking forward to connecting with you. Please check your email. I can be reached at blackmeccatours@yahoo.com and 678.663.0831 All the best, Nasir Muhammad

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