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National Urban League Negro Digest - July 1943

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.207 Author/Creator: National Urban League Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: July 1943 Pagination: 96 p. ; 19.5 x 13.3 cm.

Summary of Content: One issue of Negro Digest dated July 1943. 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by African American authors providing representation of the African American experience through essays about historical references and travelling abroad.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 writings about Abraham Lincoln, Fiji, Harlem, segregation in Baltimore, and a roundtable discussion on discrimination with an essay by Langston Hughes.

People: Buck, Pearl S. (1892-1973)
Carter, Elmer, 1911-201
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

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

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

Sub Era: World War II

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