Portsmouth, Virginia: Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex, Historical Highway Marker, (2016)
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Portsmouth, Virginia: Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex, Historical Highway Marker, (2016)

Portsmouth, Virginia: Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex, Historical Highway Marker, (2016)

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex historical marker, 2016. Photo: Nadia K. Orton. All rights reserved.

Historical marker dedicated September 19, 2016. Sponsoring organization: Virginia Department of Transportation. Co-authors of text: members of the Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex Cemetery Preservation Committee (2015-2016), Nadia K. Orton, descendant and independent historian/professional genealogist, and Mr. Charles Johnson, descendant, historian and member, African American Historical Society of Portsmouth, Virginia, Inc. A sentence contributed by Charles Johnson was not included within the final text.

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Nadia Orton
pacificadare@gmail.com

Professional genealogist and public historian. Graduate of Duke University. President of the Sacred Grounds Project, Inc. Studying historic African American cemeteries and communities.

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