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Memorial Service For Aretha Franklin Will Be Held At Detroit’s Pioneering, African American Museum
A public memorial and viewing for Detroit native and the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, will take place at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on August 28, 2018.
Formally known as the International Afro-American Museum, the Charles H. Wright Museum is one of the first black museums established in the U.S. during the African American neighborhood/Black Museum Movement of the 1960s and 1970s. [photo source: thewright.org]