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Congo Square

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Related Words: Treme (Add)
 
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  1. Town square in the Treme neighborhood where slaves used to meet on Sundays to dance. Posted by: Anonymous on Apr 17, 2010 (1) (0)
  2. Sunday was the slave's day off. They would meet at "Place de Negres," which is now called Congo Square. Treme is the cradle of African American music in the New Orleans area, and Congo Square is ground zero. Posted by: Anonymous on Apr 18, 2010 (0) (0)
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