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CMVAS to host lecture on African
American cemeteries in Lakeport
Feb. 15, 2008 --
The Central Mississippi Valley Archeological Society (CMVAS)
will present a lecture, "African American Cemeteries in Lakeport,
Arkansas: Findings from the Past and Plans for the Future," on
Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., in the ASU Museum's Room 182.
presentation will be given by Aketa Guillory, Heritage Studies PhD
student, who will focus on the history and archeological
investigations at the three African American cemeteries--Old
Lakeport Cemetery, Lakeport Cemetery, and Morning Star Missionary
Baptist Church Cemetery--located in Lakeport, Arkansas.
The presentation is
free, and the public is welcome. Refreshments will be served.For
details, contact Dr. Julie Morrow
at ext. 2071. E-mail Morrow at email@example.com.
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