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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.261 Author/Creator: Lucy Addison High School Place Written: Roanoke, Virginia Type: Pamphlet Date: 10 June 1949 Pagination: 4 p. ; 22.5 x 15 cm.

Summary of Content: Program for the Class of 1949 Graduation at Lucy Addison High School in Roanoke, Virginia. First page is a title page. Second page is a schedule of events. Third page is a list of graduates.


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryEducation

Sub Era: Postwar Politics and the Cold War

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