UMW, City to unveil Historical Marker of Freedom Rides

600 Block of Princess Anne Street 600 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA

The University of Mary Washington and the City of Fredericksburg on September 22 will unveil a historical marker commemorating Fredericksburg, Virginia as the first stop of the Freedom Rides on May 4, 1961. Dion Diamond, a Freedom Rider, will speak at the event. The event will start at 2 p.m. adjacent to the Fredericksburg Fire […]