Archive for June, 2009

Juneteenth, Art, Archie Green memorial

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Last weekend was pretty full. I went to the 6th Annual Juneteenth celebration in Richmond. Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. The event in Richmond consists of a parade followed by a festival with booths and lots of ...

The World and Carnaval

Monday, June 1st, 2009

While the world is going to hell in a hand baske the annual Carnaval celebration happens in San Francisco on the weekend before Memorial Day. For the past several years I have taken photographs at the parade which happens on Sunday. Here are a few of those photos. To see ...