Powerful Portraits for a Powerful Site

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 16:19 -- mes3xg

 

Under the supervision of University of Virginia history professor John Edwin Mason, portraits of African Americans in Charlottesville taken by Rufus Holsinger in the later 1800s and early 1900s were installed around the construction site that will become UVA’s Memorial to Enslaved Laborers. (SEE PHOTOS)

Source: UVA Today (Sanjay Suchak)