African American Historical Sites
Brent Leggs talked about his work to raise funds and awareness for African American historical sites. He is a senior vice president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The Association of African American Museums hosted this event.
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Brent Leggs Executive Director African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund
Marion McGee Program Specialist National Museum of African American History and Culture
Noelle Trent Director National Civil Rights Museum->Collections and Education
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