Monticello historian Niya Bates describes the Getting Word African American Oral History Project and how it has helped transform interpretive experience at Monticello since its inception in 1993. (Released, Friday, February 5, 2021)

(Approx. 3 min.)

To hear more stories and interviews from the Getting Word African American History Project visit monticello.org/gettingword.


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