Freedmans Village

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Southgate Road and South Oak Road
Arlington, VA 22211
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Arlington

Refugee slaves made their way to the Washington area after the outbreak of the war. The government selected this site to house and educate them. Graves of the Freedman's Village residents are located in Section 27 of Arlington National Cemetery.

Last Updated: 7/18/2011 8:35 AM
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