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In Retrospect and Prospect: A Conversation on Slaves who Built the Capitol

May 12, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

A conversation between Dr. Bettye Gardner, Professor Emeritus at Coppin State University in Baltimore, and Dr. Felicia Bell, Senior Advisor to the Director of the Smithsonian Museum of American History, focused on efforts to recognize the service of the enslaved who built the capitol building through the National Slave Labor Taskforce. **note: This conversation was filmed before the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol Building.


May 12, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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