True Sons of Freedom Reception

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cascades Library
Meeting Room A - Cascades

Event Details

The True Sons of Freedom exhibit explores the worlds of twenty-four Virginians who fought overseas to defend freedoms they were denied at home. Barbara Batson, from the Library of Virginia, will discuss the cultivation and preservation of these photographs and the history associated with them. In the words of one African American veteran from Richmond, “It was my duty to defend the standards of My country where my Freedom is sought.” 

Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. The True Sons of Freedom exhibit will be on display in the Cascades Library from September through November. Learn more about the exhibit here.
Event Type(s): Culture/Language
Age Group(s): High School, Adult
Presenter: Barbara Batson