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United Asia United Asia: The American Negro [Volume Five, Number 3, 1953]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.314 Author/Creator: United Asia Place Written: Bombay, India Type: Pamphlet Date: 1950 Pagination: 82 p. ; 24.9 x 16.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of United Asia dated 1953. The periodical is focused on the news related to Asians. This issue highlights the culture of race discrimination in the United States that the magazine states is slowing down their full potential to make scientific advancements. Includes essays and poetry.

People: Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
Johnson, Charles S., 1893-1956
Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt, 1868-1963
Smythe, Mabel, 1918-2006
Allen, George V., 1903-1970

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican Americans in GovernmentAfrican American TroopsMilitary HistoryRace discriminationSegregationWorld War II

Sub Era: The Fifties

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