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“Ten Strong: Women of Barry Farm/Hillsdale”

“Ten Strong: Women of Barry Farm/Hillsdale”

August 5 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anacostia Neighborhood Library, 1901 Fort Place SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States

Georgiana Rose Simpson was a teacher, a lover of German philology, and, after earning her degree in 1921, the second African American woman in the US with a PhD. She was also a proud resident of DC’s Barry Farm—and one of the intriguing subjects of this talk by Anacostia Community Museum curator and author Alcione […]

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