Watch Night: Weekly Theme 21 Celebrations

by Amy Daniels January. 01, 2017 760 views


Wednesday1862-12-31 *On This date in 1862 the first Watch Night Services were celebrated in Black communities in America. The Watch Night service can be traced back to gatherings also known as “Freedom’s Eve.”Reference: The African American Desk Reference Schomburg Center for research in Black Culture Copyright 1999 The Stonesong Press Inc. and The New York Public Library, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Pub. ISBN 0-471-23924-






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Jay Boggess 4 years, 4 months ago


Best wishes for You & Yours, in the New Year!

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Amy Daniels Replied to Jay Boggess 4 years, 4 months ago

U2 Jay ūüćł

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Jay Boggess Replied to Amy Daniels 4 years, 4 months ago


:=D

Cheers!

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Ben Mckechnie 4 years, 4 months ago

Hi Amy! Please tag this post: weeklytheme21. I can see from the title you want
to enter it into the celebrations weekly theme, but without the tag it won't show
up in the contest. Your other posts too. Thanks :)

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Amy Daniels Replied to Ben Mckechnie 4 years, 4 months ago

Many thanks Ben for looking out. I totally missed it when I originally posted. Happy New Year

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Antonio Gil 4 years, 4 months ago

I had to google it to understand what the picture was about. TFS Amy

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Amy Daniels Replied to Antonio Gil 4 years, 4 months ago

It was a beautiful moment. Happy New Year Antonio

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