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National Urban League Negro Digest - July 1944

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.209 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: July 1944 Pagination: 98 p. ; 19.7 x 13.8 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated July 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by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad.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 African Americans want social equality, Jim Crow laws, Franklin D. Roosevelt's re-election, the Negro National League.

People: White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955
Stewart, Ollie, 1906-1977
Capper, Arthur, 1865-1951

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

Subjects: African American AuthorAfrican American HistoryAfrican AmericansWritersLiterature and Language ArtsAfricaColonizationRace discriminationSports and GamesBaseballElectionPresident

Sub Era: World War II

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