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80 Years Ago: Blacks-Only Robinson Library Opens on Wythe Street

ALEXANDRIA, VA - Less than a year after the 1939 Library Sit-in was organized by Samuel Tucker Jr., African Americans could finally register for library...

Alexandria’s African American History

Telling the Whole Story By Glenda C. Booth The white brick building at 315 Cameron Street was a thriving oyster house from 1803 to 1824, attracting...