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“In Graves of Their Own:” Reclaiming the Locust Hill Cemetery

February 6, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
William Trent House
Virtual Illustrated Talk by Algernon Ward

Algernon Ward, a notable figure in Trenton’s history community and member of the 6th Regiment of the United States Colored Troops Civil War re-enactor organization, will highlight the history of the Locust Hill Cemetery from its beginnings in the 18th century as the earliest known burial place of African Americans in Trenton. He will outline current efforts to ensure the cemetery’s preservation and commemorate the people buried there, including several Civil War veterans.

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