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TUESDAY TALKS: EXPLORING THE AFRICAN BURIAL GROUND MEMORIAL

STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled.
WHERE: 6 River Terrace
WHEN: February 4 @ 1:00 pm
TICKETING INFORMATION: This event is free
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In celebration of Black History Month, guest speaker T. Rasul Murray, a historical interpreter and griot at the African Burial Ground National Monument, will present an overview of this sacred site in Lower Manhattan which honors African Americans and informs on the hardships they endured in early America. Discovered in 1991, the burial ground is considered to be one of the most significant archaeological finds in the U.S. over the last 100 years.