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Remember with Us Commemoration

Voices of Wake Forest

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contributor
Soares, Joseph
coverage
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
creator
Wake Forest University Department of Sociology
Wake Forest University School of Divinity
date
2019-05-07
2020-05-30
2020-02-14T15:38:15Z
2020-02-14T15:38:15Z
2020-02-14 (issued)
description
As an outgrowth of the course taught by Dr. Joseph Soares, Sociology 391: Social Memories: Nazi Holocaust and US Civil War, his students rediscovered an important part of Wake Forest University history--namely, the selling of enslaved persons 159 years ago on May 7th, 1860 to financially support Wake Forest. This video captures students from this course, supported by the Department of Sociology and School of Divinity, who commemorated this part of WFU history on the steps of Wait Chapel on May 5, 2019. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the second commemoration was held online on May 30, 2020.
format
video/mp4
20:41
09:58
video recordings
Permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/95983
language
English
relation
Special Collections and Archives
Z. Smith Reynolds Library
Wake Forest University
rights
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subject
Commemoration
Slavery--United States
Anniversaries
title
Remember with Us Commemoration
type
Moving Image

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