The 23rd USCT and John J. Wright Museum gave presentations at the Department of Veteran Affairs Strategic Acquisitions Center Annual Black History program. (Source: Facebook.com 3/1/2016)
The John J. Wright Educational and Cultural Center Museum Preserves Spotsylvania’s Stories (Source: VisitFred.com 8/23/2015)
Spotsylvania to officially open African American Heritage Trail, showcase new app (Source: Free-Lance Star 6/16/2015) Driving tour in Spotsy features 11 sites where participants learn about 23 events.
Arts: Anniversary Bash Brings Out Artists (Source: Free-Lance Star 11/6/14) The John J. Wright Museum is observing its fourth anniversary with the exhibit “Celebrating Spotsylvania Through Art,” which includes the works of seven artists from the area.
School yearbooks help preserve black history (Source: Free-Lance Star 2/19/14) February is Black History Month. When Dr. Carter G. Woodson first envisioned “Negro” History Week, as it was called back then, no doubt it was his desire that the history of his forefathers and the history of his generation and generations to come be told and preserved.
Exhibit tells of fight for the right to vote (Source: Free-Lance Star 9/8/12) J. J. Wright museum exhibit explores voting rights issues