TITLE

Black Facts

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Washington Informer;4/11/2013, Vol. 48 Issue 26, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights several historical events in relation to the African Americans in the U.S. It mentions the move of Jackie Robinson to sign a contract which would make him the first African American to play in Major League Baseball. It also mentions the move of President Abraham Lincoln to sign a bill to end slavery in Washington, D.C. Activist and journalist William Monroe Trotter is profiled.
ACCESSION #
87638052

 

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