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National Urban League Negro Digest - October 1944

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.210.02 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: October 1944 Pagination: 98 p. ; 19.6 x 13.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated October 1944. 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by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad.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 Jim Crows affecting musicians, segregation, labor, and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt reelection.

People: Wilson, Teddy, 1912-1986
Higginbotham, J.C., 1906-1973
Page, Oran Thaddeus, 1908-1954
Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1914-1988
Dewey, Thomas Edmund, 1902-1971

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

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

Sub Era: World War II

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