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Historic Black Firsts

Green, Richard L; Clay, Steve; Dobson, S Gaston; Empak Enterprises
Format
Book
Published
Chicago, IL : Empak Enterprises, c1991.
Language
English
Variant Title
At head of title: Black history at an early age. A gift of heritage.
At head of title: Gift of heritage
Series
An Empak "Black history" publication series
Empak "Black history" publication series
ISBN
0922162824 (v. 7), 9780922162826 (v. 7), 0922152794 (set), 0922162573, 9780922162574
Summary
Provides biographies of twelve black men and women who made notable contributions in the fields of government, law, the military, religion, medicine, sports, and the arts.
Contents
  • Dr. Ralph J. Bunche
  • Shirley Chisholm
  • General Benjamin O. Davis, Sr.
  • Dr. James Derham
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Jack Johnson
  • Alain Leroy Locke
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • Isaac "Ike" Murphy
  • James "Jesse" Owens
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Dr. Daniel Hale Williams.
Description
32 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
  • Cover title.
  • Publisher and editor, Richard L. Green; illustrators, Steve Clay and S. Gaston Dobson.
  • Later issue; order blank at end gives "Prices effective 11/1/92 thru 10/31/93."
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original pictorial paper covers. Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2013/2014.
Series Statement
An Empak "Black history" publication series ; v. 70
Empak "Black history" publication series ; v. 7
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