Rosa Parks' family home to be offered at New York auction

The 40ft house, which was reassembled in Berlin and on display in Rhode Island this year, is expected to go for seven figuresThe house where Rosa Parks sought refuge after fleeing the south will be offered at auction after being turned into a work of art and shipped across the Atlantic Ocean twice.Guernsey’s auctioneers said it will offer the house where Parks’ family lived in a midsummer auction in New York City that also will feature several other items related to African American history and culture. It said it expects the tiny wood-framed house marked with peeling paint to fetch seven figures. Continue reading...

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