More Information on Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery

Learn more about the Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery through primary sources, publications, news coverage, links and a photo gallery.

Page updated on Mar 9, 2020 at 6:09 PM

Primary Sources & Publications

    Native Americans at the Site 

    African-American Soldiers in the Civil War 


    The Cemetery 

    Post-Civil War Destruction and Desecration  


    Press Releases

    News Coverage of the rededication ceremony on May 12, 2007  

    News Coverage of the Discovery of the Clovis Point 

    News Coverage of the 2014 Memorial Dedication

    Press Release on the Sculpture competition for the Memorial 


    Photo Gallery

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