Daily Archives: February 28, 2010

About pioneer W. Russell Chapman: ‘He was the swing vote … but he couldn’t be swayed’

W. Russell Chapman was appointed to the York City School Board in 1967, the first black person to fill a seat on that board. Background posts: Thackston Park area connects to York’s past and Civil rights heroes stand out at … Continue reading

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