George Washington Williams, Ohio's first African-American state representative, was portryed by Anthony Gibbs for Black History Month at the Ohio Statehouse in 2011.  Gibbs is a member of We've Known Rivers.  


Learn more about our history in the George Washington Williams memorial room at the Ohio Statehouse.  This quote appears in the Museum Gallery of the Ohio Statehouse Museum Education Center.  


2011-02-15 George Washington Williams with quote