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A Soldier for Civil Rights – “Mighty Justice”

March 14 @ 2:00 pm

A Soldier for Civil Rights
Saturday, March 14, 2 p.m.

Mary McLeod Bethune Council House
National Historic Site
1318 Vermont Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20005

Katie McCabe, co-author of “Mighty Justice,” will discuss her experience co-writing Dovey Johnson Roundtree’s biography.

Roundtree was one of the first African American female officers in the U.S. Army, one of the first African American female lawyers in U.S. history, and the first African American to be admitted to the Women’s Bar Association of Washington, D.C.

View a display of Roundtree’s WWII uniform and listen to Big Band music by DC Strings Workshop.

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Date:
March 14
Time:
2:00 pm
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Venue

Mary McLeod Bethune Council House
1318 Vermont Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C., DC 20005 United States
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Phone:
(202) 426-1841
Website:
www.nps.gov/mamc