Union County Black Americans

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Union County Black Americans is a first-time glimpse into the struggles and triumphs of local Blacks from the first days of English rule to contemporary times. Using a wide array of images and concisely written original text, the book juxtaposes Black historical figures, events, and places with mainstream recordings of local, state, and national history.
ISBN: 9780738536835
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: New Jersey
Series: Black America Series
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Ethel M. Washington, history programs coordinator for the Union County Division of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, is a longtime proponent of the study of Black history and is a thirty-year collector of Black art and artifacts. In 1993, she established the African American Design Archive of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum at the Smithsonian Institution.
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