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African Americans at Dabbs

February 25, 2017 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

Discover the many roles African Americans played in the 150+ year history of the Dabbs House. Learn about the Dabbs’ family slaves and Perry Parks, the enslaved valet of General Lee. Meet an African  American Civil War soldier, who will share his role in the Battle of New Market Heights. Hear about how the county used the property as an almshouse. Retired and active police will share stories about the time Dabbs House served as a police station. Information: leh@henrico.us

The Division of Recreation and Parks is pleased to offer  three programs in celebration of Black History Month!

Details

Date:
February 25, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Recreation and Parks
Phone:
(804) 501-7275
Email:
henrec@henrico.us
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Venue

Dabbs House Museum
3812 Nine Mile Road
Henrico, VA 23223
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Phone:
(804) 652-3406
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