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Fort Wayne history narrative reform

Fort Wayne history narrative reform

| October 31, 2016

By Eric Donald Hackley I see a most definite need to edit or completely change the local history narrative of Fort Wayne for the purpose of telling the rest of the story, making it historically inclusive, ethnically diverse, internationally relevant, more truthful and noteworthy. The history reform movement that I speak of is intended to […]

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Support the sojourn through a true history

Support the sojourn through a true history

| September 13, 2016

By Eric D. Hackley I was recently asked what fueled my interest in American history, Black history, and my Hackley genealogy? I became intrigued by genealogy in 1977 during my junior year at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana. This is when Alex Haley’s “ROOTS” first aired on television. For the next almost 40 […]

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