Black History Month- Clara Brown

February 18, 2010 at 9:01 pm (History) (, , , )

Not only was this woman a former slave, she was a mover and shaker in Denver and surrounds, funding the foundation of  three churches and helping countless people get on their feet, get educated and make something fo their lives, some with amazing success!

Her story, in two parts :

http://www.examiner.com/examiner/x-9778-Colorado-History-Examiner~y2010m2d18-Clara-Brown-a-Colorado-pioneer

http://www.examiner.com/examiner/x-9778-Colorado-History-Examiner~y2010m2d18-Clara-Brown-a-Colorado-pioneer–part-two

Clara Brown, age 70. Photo courtesy Denver Public Library

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