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Freedman's Village - Arlington Natl Cemetery

Freedman's Village - Arlington National Cemetery

From a contemporary press report: 1997

Most people who visit Arlington National Cemetery know ahead of time at least a couple of the memorials or grave sites. But how many people know that in the southern end of the cemetery, formerly part of the Arlington Estate, there used to be a village for fugitive and liberated slaves?


18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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