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Momentum Blog Team

Jun 21, 2021

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Little children play with hula hoops during a Juneteenth celebration in Durham, N.C. It’s a scene repeated city after city and state after state as even more people begin to celebrate the nation’s newest, federally-recognized holiday. Photo: Cornell Watson for Momentum

Juneteenth: A Photo Exploration In Three Cities

Momentum traveled to Detroit, Durham and Birmingham to document the holiday commemorating the slow end of slavery.