Watch the inspirational story of Sampson Davis, Ramreck Hunt and George Jenkins, three friends from an impoverished neighborhood in Newark, N.J. who beat the odds, became doctors and returned to their community to practice medicine.
Museum admission required.
Event begins at 2:00PM
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