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Douglass Cemetery Remembrance

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Sponsored by the Social Responsibility Group (SRG) and Friends of Douglass Cemetery, this free annual event, open to the public, honors the over 2,200 individuals buried at Alexandria’s historic African American Douglass Cemetery. Established in 1895 after Frederick Douglass’s death, the cemetery is located within the Wilkes Street Cemetery Complex. Attendees will learn about plans for the preservation of this important Alexandria landmark. The program includes speakers and tours of the cemetery grounds.

Parking is limited, and seating may be limited. Please wear appropriate shoes for uneven terrain.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

David
Phone
703-869-0872
Email
dave@gravestonestories.com

Venue

Wilkes Street Cemetery Complex
Wilkes St & Hamilton Ave
Alexandria, VA 22314 United States
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Phone
7038690872
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