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Benjamin Thomas Remembrance Event

Title:Benjamin Thomas Remembrance Event
Date & Time:Sun Aug 8, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Event Details:Please join ACRP members at Fairfax and King Streets on August 8 at 7 p.m. for a service honoring the memory of Benjamin Thomas. The historic marker that details the lynching of Thomas on August 8, 1899 will be unveiled at the ceremony. In addition, his name and the date will be projected onto City Hall in purple, the color of mourning, Friday through Monday.
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:ALL Alexandria, Black History Museum, Equity, Museums

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