Explainer: Why Crispus Attucks was included in American history teachings.

Stephen G. Hall says “Crispus Attucks is an important but elusive historical figure. No scholarly biography exists.”

The photo shows a muscular black man in battle. Did Mr. Attucks really look like that, ask BlackBoston.com? Jacquolyne Payne said he was an  Indian.

Read Mr. Hall’s research on Attucks here.
https://www.aaihs.org/crispus-attucks-american-revolutionary-hero-an-interview-with-mitch-kachun/