Tag: confederate general edmund kirby smith

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune

Ron DeSantis: Time to Put Mary McLeod Bethune in Statuary Hall Instead of Confederate...

Back in 2016, the state government agreed to look at replacing Kirby Smith. Two years later, the state government agreed to replace Kirby Smith with Bethune. 

Pressure Mounts for Lake County Museum to Reject Edmund Kirby Smith Statue

A group of concerned citizens led by Pastor Mike Watkins of the Friendship CME Church in Tavares are mounting opposition to Lake County accepting the statue of Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith that used to sit in the U.S. Capitol.