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Righting wrongs, recognizing the ignored

It took 160 years but a great injustice has been righted. The last member of Oberlin College’s Class of 1862 has finally graduated. Mary Edmonia Lewis received her “Posthumous Diploma of the Ladies’ Course.” And it would never have happened without the tireless efforts of the Town Historian of East Greenbush, New York.  Roberta “Bobbie” […]