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Hartford's Talcott Street Church

The first black church and school for black children in Hartford

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A Sight to See

What should be Monumental?

Student Voices

Who is Monumental?

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We are Iconic!

In these foundational churches members found freedom, shared consent, and nurtured their religious and political authority to build vibrant Black communities in 19th- century Connecticut. Click on the following images to  expand their biographies and visit related websites.