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The African American Experience



The following sequence of images depicts a selection of leading individuals who were instrumental in the advancement of African American representation within the Parks Department.

Click a thumbnail to view an image. Once a larger image appears, click it to advance to the next photo.

Related Links

Sculptures Honoring the African–American Experience
African–American Namesake Parks

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