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A statue depicts civil rights pioneer Clara Brown, who was born a slave in Virginia around 1800. She was freed when her owner died in 1856 and traveled to Colorado, where she established a successful laundry business. (Associated Press)
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A statue depicts civil rights pioneer Clara Brown, who was born a slave in Virginia around 1800. She was freed when her owner died in 1856 and traveled to Colorado, where she established a successful laundry business. (Associated Press)

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