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2019 Weeping Time
Remembering Those Sold at the Largest Slave Sale in American History
Saturday, March 2nd - Sunday, March 3rd
Contact Kwesi DeGraft-Hanson at 678.524.7284 or Karen Wortham at 912.224.0973 for further details.
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“Remembering Our Past. Honoring Our Present. Sustaining Our Future.”
Over 400,000 enslaved Africans were brought to the North American colonies that became the United States of America between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries. At the end of the American Civil War, their descendants who were emancipated numbered over four million people.
Are you aware that there is no major memorial to commemorate all those who were enslaved in the United States of America? Imagine that … then imagine you helping to rectify that…