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National Urban League Negro Digest - February 1945

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.211 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: February 1945 Pagination: 98 p. ; 19.6 x 13.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated February 1945. 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by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad.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 regarding equality in government job offers, Jim Crow laws, Negro National League unfairness, underrepresented African American citizen and digest polls and quizzes.

People: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962

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

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

Sub Era: World War II

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