Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. was a Baptist pastor and an American politician, who represented Harlem, New York City, in the United States House of Representatives (1945–71). He was the first person of African-American descent to be elected from New York to Congress. Story based on the statue in memory of his person and achievements on 125th street.
ItineraryA. The State University of New York Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center · 163 West 125th Street, Room 1524 · 212-961-4400
Posted January 10, 2018