Thursday, September 29, Old State House (800 Main Street, Hartford)
September 29 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
In-person and virtual livestream options
“Rev. James W. C. Pennington: A National and Local Voice for Freedom”
Dr. Stacey Close
A lecture on the life of the Reverend James W.C. Pennington, educator and pastor of the Talcott Street church in the 1840s and 1850s, with an emphasis on his impact as a leader of the Black community in Hartford and the context of national events and the abolition movement.