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Africans Unearthed at NYC Gravesite to be Re-Buried

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Africans Unearthed at NYC Gravesite to be Re-Buried

Africans Unearthed at NYC Gravesite to be Re-Buried

Africans Unearthed at NYC Gravesite to be Re-Buried

Only Available in Archive Formats.

In New York City, plans are being finalized for a ceremony this fall to re-bury the remains of men, women and children removed from a huge African burial ground near City Hall. The cemetery — dating back to the 1700s — was unearthed during the construction of a federal office building in 1991. Reporter Allison Keyes takes us to the site and tells the story.