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National Urban League Negro Digest - July 1948

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.212 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: July 1948 Pagination: 98 p. ; 19.6 x 13.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated July 1948. 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by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad.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 an essay by Gregory Peck pertaining to prejudice, Southern segregation, military training, history of oldest interracial community.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

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

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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