Black Nouveau

Black Nouveau #2709 - Juneteenth Special

Season 27 Episode 9 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

Black Nouveau visits Milwaukee's 48th Juneteenth Celebration. We capture events from the Parade, talk with vendors and attendees about the event. We speak with Quartermaster Rickey Townsell of Co. F, 29th Infantry who reminds us that Colored Soldiers from Milwaukee fought in the Civil War; America's Black Holocaust Museum Head Griot, Reggie Jackson explains the importance of Juneteenth.

Aired: 07/11/19

Rating: NR

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Black Nouveau is a local public television program presented by MilwPBS.