The celebration also included the unveiling and dedication of an Ohio Historical Marker along the Cleveland Civil Rights Trail.
Gabrielle Turner, Collections Specialist at the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center, spoke about the marker and read proclamations from Ohio's Governor and others. Then the covering of the marker was removed and the marker was unveiled.
Watch the video of the dedication and unveiling.
Enjoy these other images from the historic event.
Gabrielle Turner dedication presentation
Family of visionaries with marker
Chris Ronayne and Jeff Johnson
WOIO's Sia Nyorkor
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