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An interactive timeline of black history in Ogden, Northern Utah

February 28, 2018
"24th Infantry Leaving Salt Lake City, Utah for Chattanooga, Tennessee, April 24th, 1898. African American soldiers marching down main street, while pedestrians look on." (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

By SHEILA WANG • Standard-Examiner staff

From the arrival of the first black pioneers to the foundation of the first black church, learn more about the history of black people in Ogden and around Northern Utah with this interactive timeline.