New Discoveries

As Time Goes By…

Since the publication of the Upper Housatonic Valley African American Heritage Trail, research continues to uncover new, untold stories of the African American community in the region.  As these new discoveries are researched, we hope to publish the histories here in the ‘New Discoveries’ section.

James Mars, Connecticut

The research published in the New Discoveries section is not part of the original Trail, though merits publication so that these stories may be shared widely.

Among the most recent work –