Tag Archives: Culpeper Virginia

Ferdinand T. Day – “A Champion of Champions”

Behind the scene of the Alexandria Gazette story on Mr. Ferdinand T. Day dated February 8, 2018. Prior to 2009, I made weekly visits to the Alexandria Black History Museum (ABHM). In my weekly visits to the ABHM, I saw … Continue reading

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Alice Wootton, Civil Rights Organizer

Alice Wootton (Wooton) Alice Wootton (Wooton) was one of Alexandria, Virginia’s forgotten community leaders. She was a dynamic civil rights leader that was instrumental in advocating for Parker-Gray School to become a high school. Mrs. Wootton was born in Culpeper, … Continue reading

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