Arts & Culture

January 30, 2014

Exhibit highlighting Mitchelville's history, archaeological discoveries opens at Coastal Discovery Museum

A new exhibition highlighting Mitchelville's history and recent archaeological discoveries is on display at the Coastal Discovery Museum. Mitchelville, which was founded in 1862 and was home to several thousand former slaves, was one of the first self-governed Freedmen's communities in the U.S.

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