Freedmans Cemetery

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Address
975 Main Street
Danville, VA 24541
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Danville City
Email Address sarah@danvillemuseum.org

Freedman's Cemetery is located immediately behind Green Hill and the National Cemetery. Freedman's occupies some 11 acres, originally set aside as part of Green Hill. This cemetery was established in 1872 and was intended, as the name implies, for recently-freed slaves and other black citizens. Hours: Until 4:00 P.M. daily




Last Updated: 7/18/2011 8:32 AM
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