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    Posted on January 21, 2013 at 6:15 PM

    Updated Monday, Jan 21 at 6:35 PM

    Dozens of volunteers spent MLK Day giving back to the community and preserving a piece of Austin's history. They helped clean up Burdett Prairie Cemetery in Southeast Austin, a site where slaves were first buried in the 1850s.

    By JADE MINGUS / KVUE News and Photojournalist SCOTT MCKENNEY

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