Unearthing History

Clip | 4m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

When Cliffton L. Styles and other members of Black Pflugerville were checking out the city’s historic Colored Addition, he knew they’d come across some older homes and empty lots. He didn’t expect to find a cemetery in desperate need of restoration. But it became about more than saving a cemetery – it’s turned into an effort to preserve a piece of Black history.

Aired: 07/25/22

Rating: NR

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