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Second African Burial Ground
Burial ground was formerly located on nearby Chrystie Street between Rivington and Stanton Streets.
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York  USA

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St. Philip's parish operated the Second African Burial Ground at the time.

In 1853 the African Burial Ground Closed, St. Philip's organized relocation to a section of the Cypress Hills Cemetery in Brooklyn, NY that bears the parish name.

The M'Finda Kalunga Garden is named in memory of an African-American burial ground that was located on nearby Chrystie Street between Rivington and Stanton Streets.
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Second African Burial Ground
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