Emancipation Proclamation & Freedom Monument Finalists

The Emancipation Proclamation & Freedom Monument will be constructed on Brown’s Island in Richmond, VA, and is dedicated to the contributions of African-American Virginians in the centuries-long fight for freedom. Our Patriarch, Dr. Curtis W. Harris, has been selected as one of 30 finalists out of more than 90 nominees. Eight African-African Virginians out of the 30 finalists will be chosen to be highlighted on the monument. Congratulations to our Patriarch!!
Click the following link for more information: Emancipation Proclamation & Freedom Monument Finalist.

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