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National Urban League Negro Digest - December 1943

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.208 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: December 1943 Pagination: 96 p. ; 19.5 x 13.3 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated December 1943. Contains writing predominately by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad. This issue includes a roundtable discussion if African Americans want social equality, military history, Jim Crow laws, and the origin of the song, "Pistol Packin' Mama."

People: Zara, Louis, 1910-2001
Randolph, A. Phillip, 1889-1979

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: African American AuthorAfrican American HistoryAfrican AmericansWritersLiterature and Language ArtsAfricaColonizationRace discrimination

Sub Era: World War II

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