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Date

Sep 17 2022
Expired!

Time

10:00 am - 11:30 am

Cost

Free
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Hartford History Lecture Series: Black Community Formation

This fall, a talented group of experts and historians will explore the hidden history of the publishing industry in Hartford in the 19th century.

The series kicks off on Saturday, September 17th with the opening of a brand new exhibit at Capital Community College exploring Black Community Formation. Dr. Frank Mitchell will share insights about Talcott Street Congregational Church and its role in mobilizing Hartford’s Black community.

Hartford History Lectures celebrate the value of local knowledge by revealing the narrative power of real things and real places. The Hartford History Lecture Series is a collaboration between Capital Community College’s Hartford Heritage Project, William Hosley’s Historic Hartford Facebook Group, and The Connecticut Democracy Center at Connecticut’s Old State House, with funding by CT Humanities and the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.

Location

Capital Community College

Organizer

The Connecticut Democracy Center
Phone
860-246-1553
Email
lisa.natcharian@ctdemocracycenter.org
Website
https://ctdemocracycenter.org/

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