The South-View Cemetery: An Icon of Atlanta African American History

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Genealogy - Class/Workshop

Date & Time: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
6:00 PM-7:00 PM
Suggested Audiences: Adult
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Metropolitan Branch Library
1332 Metropolitan Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30310
Description: Winifred Watts Hemphill, a descendent of one of the founders of the South-View Cemetery Association and current President, will give a talk covering its history and the importance of cemetery preservation, touching on its importance to genealogists. The South-View Cemetery Association, founded in 1886, is the oldest African American nonprofit association in the U.S. Adults
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Phone: 404-613-5722
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System (

Created: May 9, 2019 at 11:32 AM

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