“Thus Shall They Upward, Onward Press:” An Exploration of the History of African Americans in Paterson from 1600-Present

On Exhibition February 5- March 28, 2020

Installed in honor of Black History Month, this exhibit was a survey of the accomplishments of many of Paterson’s African American citizens. The exhibit featured some familiar citizens, such as Larry Doby, but also some individuals like Dr. Norman Cotton, Minerva Miller and Henry Otis Harris, who also made an impact on our community.

To view the exhibition panels, click here