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Battle Hymn of the Republic

Shackles for slave children are seen on display in a museum. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Funeral Planned For Conn. Slave Who Died In 1798

Abused in life and death, an enslaved man known as Mr. Fortune will be honored with an elaborate funeral more than 200 years after he died in Connecticut.

09/12/2013