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Person: Crispus Attucks
The Whispering Bells of Freedom
* Memorial to Crispus Attucks
The whispering bells of freedom in honor of Crispus Attucks
Who on March 5, 1770 was killed by British troops in Boston while protesting conditions under the crown.
These whispers of freedom grew into the crescendo of the Declaration of Independence and the first ringing of the Liberty Bell in Independence Hall.
* Outside the African American Museum.
Northwest corner, 7th and Arch.
* 39.953125,-75.151650 [map]
* On the Convention District tour
* Exhibits: War,
* See also:
+African American Museum in Philadelphia
+Wikipedia's Crispus Attucks page