Greater Baltimore Postal Customer Council Honors Rep. John Lewis
(Baltimore, MD) -- The Greater Baltimore Postal Customer Council is commemorating the legacy of the late Georgia Congressman John Lewis.
Lewis died from cancer three years ago at the age of 80.
The Postal Service created a memorial stamp in Lewis' honor.
Friday, the council held a dedication event at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum.
I was elated to participate in the ceremony honoring the legacy of civil rights activist and politician Congressman John Lewis as the United State Postal Service dedicated a stamp in his honor at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture. #USPS pic.twitter.com/CdwAVXJP1R— Kweisi Mfume (@RepKweisiMfume) November 19, 2023
Governor Wes Moore, Congressman Kweisi Mfume and other leaders were on hand to remember the civil rights icon.
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