A Struggle from the Start

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Power never concedes anything except to power; it never has, and it never will.
Frederick Douglass

The Hartford Black History Project would like to acknowledge the following for their special contributions to its success and that of its exhibits:

Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Ætna Life and Casualty Company
The Connecticut Historical Society The Charter Oak Cultural Center
The Phoenix Society The Hartford Inquirer
The Hartford Courant The Betty Knox Foundation
The Hartford Guardians Trinity College, Hartford Studies Project
The Johnson & Johnson, McNeil Special Products Co.
State Representative Kenneth Green Phillip Schonberger
John and Elizabeth Motley Ellis A. Echevarria

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