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May, 2019

May Updates: UNESCO, Interviews, and Nashville Scene Profile

May. 22, 2019—May has been a wonderful month for FNDP and Fort Negley. On May 2, the¬†Nashville Scene published a profile on the Descendants Project, featuring Angela, Juliet, Destiny, and Gary Burke.                 On May 4, Juliet, Angela, and Destiny interviewed four descendants of James Harding Sr., builder at Fort...

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April Updates

May. 2, 2019—April was a busy¬†month for us. On April 11, Angela and Juliet interviewed Mr. Bill Radcliffe, longtime (maybe longest!) advocate for Fort Negley and its connections to Black history, surrounded by Shayne Davidson’s Seventeen Men portraits (see below). Originally from Detroit and a member of the 54th Massachusetts USCT Reenactors Group (of Glory fame), Radcliffe...

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