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NAACP The Little Black Book of 1976

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.175 Author/Creator: NAACP Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1976 Pagination: 64 p. ; 18.1 x 12.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "The Little Black Book of 1976," dated 1976. Articles highlight the history of the National Urban League, historical landmarks, monthly calendars related to activists and historical figures in African American history, achievements in journalism, medicine, publishing and other fields.

People: Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican AmericansActivismLegislationGovernment and CivicsSegregationRace discriminationOrganizationsEducationVotingVoting RightsPolice brutalityHousingLabor

Sub Era: The Seventies

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