National Park Service: Reception & Ceremony Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Rediscovery of the African Burial Ground

The African Burial Ground National Monument at Duane Street and Elk Street in Lower Manhattan preserves a site containing the remains of more than 400 Africans buried during the 17th and 18th centuries.

Ms. Denise Pease, Regional Administrator, U.S. General Services Administration.

Mr. David Paterson, Mr. David Dinkins and Mr. Charles Rangel listening to Queen Mother Dr. Delois Blakely.

South African Consul General Mr. George Monyemangene.