Lost and Found: Recovering the African American and Quaker Cemeteries at Walter Pierce Park

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Lost and Found: Recovering the African American and Quaker Cemeteries at Walter Pierce Park

Special Event

Walter P Park
Please join us on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the Washingtoniana for a special presentation by local historian Mary Belcher and descendants of the Edmonson and Shorter families, whose ancestors founded and were buried in Mt. Pleasant Plains Cemetery.

Learn more about the ongoing preservation efforts at this sacred site.