Monthly Archives: June 2008

Annual Dinner Celebrates Black History, Service to Legacy

On February 19, a fine crowd gathered in Merredith’s Restaurant in the Plaza for the annual dinner of the Legacy Museum, hosted by Mario Thomas. Among numerous luminaries attending were Mayor Joan Foster, Vice Mayor Bert Dodson, City Councilmen Ceasor … Continue reading

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African American Health Professionals Exhibit now on View at Virginia Baptist Hospital

A significant portion of Legacy’s inaugural exhibit, “Herbs to Lasers, Cholera to Aids: African American Medicine and Health, 1800-2000,” has been installed in the Career Center at Virginia Baptist Hospital. The exhibit features local African American doctors, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, … Continue reading

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Legacy Museum Benefits from Campbell Birthday Celebration

On November 10, 2007, the Legacy Museum was the scene of a lively party. The cause for celebration was Cornelia Campbell’s eightieth birthday. As if an eightieth birthday alone were not sufficient justification for a get-together, the party also had … Continue reading

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