SOURCE: The United States National Slavery Museum

September 19, 2006 09:00 ET

Bill Cosby and Doug Wilder Call on All Americans to Donate $8.00 to the United States National Slavery Museum

Exclusive Media Teleconference With Mr. Wilder and Mr. Cosby Providing Briefing Mission of U.S. National Slavery Museum

WASHINGTON, DC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 19, 2006 -- The United States National Slavery Museum (USNSM) is inviting you to participate in an exclusive press teleconference with Bill Cosby and Doug Wilder who will be calling on all Americans to donate $8.00 to the museum.

The press briefing will be a Q&A format where the media can ask specific questions about recent developments with the museum, the new fundraising campaign, and the overall mission of the museum.

WHO: Bill Cosby and Doug Wilder

WHAT: Media Teleconference on New Fundraising Campaign

WHEN: September 22 at 11 a.m. EDT

About the United States National Slavery Museum

Located in Fredericksburg, the Museum will offer 100,000+/- square feet of permanent and temporary exhibit space, including a full-scale replica of a slave ship. Its exhibits will present the most cutting-edge high-tech audiovisual media, including a 450-seat theater as well as three other dynamic theaters, taking visitors on a journey through time. Inspired by the vision of Hon. L. Douglas Wilder, the former Governor of Virginia and the current Mayor of Richmond, the museum's objective is to communicate to the world that "We Are One People."

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