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Consider the many stories of resilience that we find at the National Portrait Gallery: activists, athletes, scientists, and more. What have these people endured? What have they overcome? What gave them strength? How do their portraits reflect their experiences?

Think about a figure from U.S. history whose story has helped you find resilience in 2020. What was it about their experience that affected you? Have you experienced something similar? Share your story!

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