MIAMI (CBSMiami) – On Friday, historian Dr. Marvin Dunn brought the story of the Rosewood Massacre to Barry University, the temporary home for the Arthur Lee McDuffie Center for Racial Justice.
The Rosewood Massacre took place in 1923, in Levy County, Florida.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Joining In The Fight Against Global Pandemic
The McDuffie Center exists to save and tell stories of race violence in Florida.READ MORE: South Florida House Republicans Vote Against President Biden's $1.9 Trillion Pandemic Relief Package
“We are not the only ones doing that, but we are committed to making sure these stories are not lost,” said Dunn.MORE NEWS: Trump A Dominant Force At Conservative Conference In Orlando
The center is also committed to working toward racial reconciliation and healing.