Video Clip: Mary McLeod Bethune Statue Dedication in National Statuary Hall


A statue of educator and civil rights activist Mary McLeod Bethune was dedicated as part of Congress’s National Statuary Hall. She is the first African American to be represented in the collection and was selected by the state of Florida. Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) makes remarks at the ceremony.

4 minutes


  • Civil Rights
  • Courageous
  • Justice
  • National Statuary Hall

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