Key Partners

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Massachusetts Historical Society
Museum of African American History, Boston & Nantucket

Robbins House
Royall House and Slave Quarters
West Medford Community Center


Special Thanks

Diversity Fund at Tufts University
Office of Student Affairs
Office of the Provost
Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences
Tufts DataLab
Tufts Digital Collections & Archives
Tufts Consortium for Race, Colonialism & Diaspora
Tufts Africana Center
Tufts Africana Studies
The Diversity Fund at Tufts University
The Gerald Gill Papers
The Tufts University Alumni Association
The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life

Dean Bernard Harleston
Dr. Professor Veve Clark (1944-2007)
Dr. Jeanne Penvenne
Dr. Pearl Robinson
Dr. Willard Johnson

Professor Gerald Gill (1948-2007)
Professor Rosalind Shaw & the West Medford African American Remembrance Project

Ayanna Gill
Annette Lazzara
Anthony Lowe
Barbara Rubel
Carolyn Talmadge
Cynthia Sanders
Denise Phillips
Domonique Johnson
Katrina Moore
Maria Madison
Marita Rivero
Marx Fertik Design
Mindy Nierenberg
Penny Outlaw



Danielle Bennett
Danuta Forbes

Mary McNeil
Rayshauna Gray



Andrew Wofford
Anjalique Knight
Caila Bowen
Jules Long

Mary Kathryn Menck
Shelby Carpenter
Philip Ellison