Community & Culture Education & Training Virtual

History Erased: The Legacy of Jim Crow in Florida’s Cemeteries

History Erased: The Legacy of Jim Crow in Florida's CemeteriesWednesday, June 24, 6:30pm-7:30pm – Online

Many historically Black cemeteries have disappeared throughout Florida. Why has this happened, and what can archaeologists do to help?

Join FPAN South and our guest speaker, Rebecca O’Sullivan, MA, RPA of FPAN West Central, as we discuss the ongoing archaeological investigations of Zion Cemetery in Tampa Bay, and the larger story of how Black cemeteries throughout Florida have disappeared and been relocated. This talk is FREE and open to the public.