News

Search News






The Community Buzz

What is this?

On Memorial Day, Reflecting on African-American History




Every May, the nation marks Memorial Day, the longstanding tradition we use to recognize fallen veterans. The holiday has its origins in "Decoration Day," originally held in Charleston, South Carolina in 1865, when thousands of former slaves, Union soldiers, and missionaries honored Union soldiers who had died in a Confederate prison and were subsequently buried in a makeshift mass grave.

Read Full Story: https://savingplaces.org/stories/on-memorial-day-r...

Shared by



Comments (0)

Add Comment
Comments Options
Sort comments by:








Global Resources, LLC

Apply

Management Consulting-Senior Business Analyst

Category:

Executive Management

Region:

MO - Kansas City/Independence


Mylan Technologies Inc

Apply

Associate Operator/Operator

Category:

Manufacturing and Production

Region:

VT - Northern


Aflac

Apply

Entry Level Insurance Sales

Category:

Sales

Region:

OH - Cleveland


Aflac

Apply

Entry Level Insurance Sales

Category:

Sales

Region:

MI - Northern