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Rev. Carl B. Taylor of Friendship Baptist Church, left, smiles as Schenectady Mayor Frank J. Duci issues a proclamation for “Negro History Week” in February 1972. Rose Marie Wright, second from left, co-chairwoman of the church’s Black Awareness Committee, and Mrs. Samuel Lee Walker, committee member, also accepted the city document.

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