Alexander Twilight

Trivia
on December 4, 2005

Alexander Twilight earned a baccalaureate degree from Middlebury (pop. 6,252) College in 1823 and is believed to be the nation’s first African-American college graduate. He also was the first of his race elected to the Vermont Legislature.

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