• African Burial Ground National Memorial

    African Burial Ground

    National Monument New York

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Numerous organizations are supporting the preservation of the nation's natural, cultural, and historic sites. Some are fund-raising groups and others are membership organizations. Several that are affiliated wth the African Burial Ground National Monument are listed below:

 

Did You Know?

The Sankofa has a strong association with the African Burial Ground

New York's African Burial Ground is the nation's earliest known African and African American cemetery. An estimated 15,000 men, women and children were buried here between the late 1600s and the mid 1790s. More...