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DC Emancipation Day Prayer Breakfast

Last Date:


Location: 
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Building: 
The Willard Hotel
Details: 

Prayer Breakfast in commemoration of the 151st anniversary of the signing of the District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act of 1862 which abolished slavery in the District and freed 3,100 enslaved persons.

Cost: 
Invitation Only
Contact: 
James Brown
Phone: 
202-724-8174