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Linda Crichlow White presents “Back There,Then: A Historical Genealogical Memoir”

The Legacy Museum of African American History is pleased to present Linda Crichlow White, on Saturday, May 30th, 2015 at 2pm, for a book discussion and signing. 
Recorded by native Washingtonian Marietta Crichlow, this book chronicles stories of some Glovers, Garlands, Stevens, Crichlows and others… beginning before the Civil War and tied to Appomattox County; [...]

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June 2014 Events

The Legacy Museum has several activities scheduled for the month of June.  For more information, please contact Nina Polley at (434) 845-3455. We look forward to your visit!
Thursday, June 19th:
7pm:  Many Voices One Community (MVOC) kicks off it’s 2014 Summer Film Series with the movie “Doe Boy”
Friday, June 20th:
6-8pm: Genealogy Workshop Part 2: Building Your [...]

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First Friday – Local African American Authors Showcase

In celebration of Black History Month, this First Friday the Legacy Museum will host several local African American authors. Authors include: Barbara Davis, author of “Treasure of Heart”; Georgia G. Loving, author of “Mt. Athos, Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” (with a summary by her daughter Bernice Nowlin); Rev. Rosie Spann-Johnson, author of “Making a Marriage [...]

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