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Accepting or Redlining the Dead? Green Lawn Cemetery as Crossroads

April 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Through a grant from Ohio Humanities, Green Lawn Cemetery Association, Columbus Metropolitan Library, and Columbus Landmarks Foundation are presenting a virtual panel discussion focusing on the various migrations and immigrations in Columbus history as reflected at Green Lawn. Panelists include:
* Toby Brief, Executive Director, Columbus Jewish Historical Society, Board member of the Jewish Cemetery Association.
*Nettie Ferguson, Franklin County Genealogical Society-African American Interest Group. Ms. Ferguson is currently researching African American burials and burial practices at Green Lawn.
* Leticia Vazquez-Smith, President, Latino Arts of Humanities, founder of Columbus’ Day of the Dead celebration.

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Date:
April 15
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Organizer

Green Lawn Abbey
Phone:
614-602-2239
Email:
kate@greenlawnabbey.org
Website:
GreenLawnAbbey.org