Home W A C O E V E N T S - Visit Waco, TX Jesse Washington Historical Marker Dedication

Organizer

Community Race Relations Coalition
Community Race Relations Coalition
Phone
(254) 717-7903
Website
https://www.crrcwaco.net/

Other Organizers

City of Waco
City of Waco
Website
https://www.waco-texas.com/Home

Location

Waco City Hall
300 Austin Avenue, Waco, TX, USA

Weather

Moderate or heavy rain with thunder
Moderate or heavy rain with thunder
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Wind: 8 MPH
Humidity: 91 %
Feels like: 81 °F

Date

Feb 12 2023
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Time

All Day

Cost

Free

Jesse Washington Historical Marker Dedication

The Community Race Relations Coalition and the City of Waco invite you to attend the dedication of the Official Texas Historical Marker Commemorating the “Lynching Death of Jesse Washington and the Lynching Culture that existed in Central Texas.”

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The dedication ceremony to commemorate the event will be held on Sunday February 12, 2023, 3:00PM at 300 Austin Avenue, Waco- at the front door of City Hall.

Speakers will include:

  • A member of the Washington family
  • Representatives of the City of Waco
  • The McLennan County Historical Commission
  • The Community Race Relations Coalition
  • The Waco chapter of the NAACP
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