The civil rights activist was best known for publishing yearly calendars and annual booklets on Black cultural events in Louisville.
Louisville, Kentucky historian Walter Hutchins has passed away at age 91, the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage confirmed in a statement shared on social media.
“With a heavy heart, we announce the passing of a beloved community leader, Baba Walter Hutchins. Walter was a valuable KCAAH board member who contributed his time and wisdom,” the organization wrote in the today! Listen to ‘Writing Black’ with Maiysha Kai.