Black History Month Program: Search for African American Cemeteries

When:
February 8, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – February 8, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
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Where:
Historic Saluda Courthouse

A Black History Month Program will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the Historic Courthouse, General Puller Highway, Saluda, Virginia. College of William and Mary anthropologist William Blakey will talk about his Remembering Slavery, Resistance and Freedom Project (the Remembering Project) and its search for historic African-American cemeteries throughout Virginia. David Brown, archeologist and Co-director of the Gloucester-based Fairfield Foundation, will describe the cemetery component of the Foundation’s work in the Middle Peninsula.

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