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Dr. Hugh Scott, the superintendent of Washington, DC, school system in October of 1971, and Mayor Walter E. Washington speak of the accomplishments and contributions of Benjamin Banneker. Director of the National Park Service performs formal dedication of the park as Benjamin Banneker Park. D.C. Youth Choral performs.
Dedication ceremony. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dedication until 002021 [followed by Broadcast about Frederick Douglass]. Dated 19711124.
Benjamin Banneker Park Dedication, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution