The Friends of the African Union
Invites you to a
“Friend Raiser Event”
Delaware City Library – Motiva Room
5th & Bayard Street
Right here in Delaware City lies an unheralded bit of American history
– an unmarked cemetery containing the remains of generations of African-American people
from our area. This cemetery is the burial place of 5 members of the US Colored Troops who
served bravely on the side of the Union in the Civil War.
It is our mission to restore this cemetery, owned by the Mt. Salem Union
AME church, and to tell the story of the mostly forgotten people who lived, died, and were
Join us to learn about the proposed trail and planned restoration of
Saturday, March 17, 2012
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Short program at 1:30 p.m.
REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED
Suggested donation of $5.00 per person
R.S.V.P. by March 14, 2012
here for a printable flyer
here for a printable reply form
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