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The Story of Archer Alexander is as relevant today as it was when written by Eliot in 1885. “Gradually the mists of partial knowledge clear away; but it will be many years yet before the North and South will thoroughly understand each other, either as to the past history of slavery or the present relations of the negro and white races. Meanwhile mutual forbearance may lead to increasing mutual affection and respect.”

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Tom Dempsey of WUSA9 interviewed Keith Winstead about the Emancipation Monument https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6yG7rLwKeaA&feature=youtu.be

Boston Arts Council votes to remove Emancipation Memorial https://www.npr.org/sections/live-updates-protests-for-racial-justice/2020/07/01/886445904/boston-to-remove-statue-depicting-abraham-lincoln-with-freed-black-man-at-his-fe?fbclid=IwAR0Q8jdfWcWCRAmTMeA0w77ETwQ5Rxj7jn_RZWE0NZnIvRzHax1ixz9r3SY

Family of Muhammed Ali discover their ancestor Archer Alexander. – https://archeralexander.wordpress.com/2019/01/28/muhammed-ali/

Grave of Archer Alexander is located – https://archeralexander.wordpress.com/2019/01/27/grave-located/

Program by historian shares the family and story of Archer Alexander https://archeralexander.wordpress.com/ise-was-here/

O’Fallon Matters Video by City of O’Fallon Missouri. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4FfKhZRj7E0