Untold Stories of African American Civil War Soldiers buried at Slate Hill Cemetery
A Three-Part Speaker Series and Exhibit at the Bucks County Visitor Center
March 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Dr. Helen Heinz is an adjunct professor at Temple University and Chair of the Lower Makefield Historical Commission, mother of 10 and grandmother of 20. She will share her fascination with the research she discovered about the lives of 6 young men buried at a historic burial site in Yardley. Dr. Heinz and the Lower Makefield Historical Commission have been working with local officials to honor these brave men with new grave markers in a re-dedication ceremony planned for this Spring.