From the Black Voices Collection

Buck Leonard   Kay Mills  Pauli Murray Daisy Bates         Ida B Wells Ida B Wells

Thomas Monroe Campbell Thomas Monroe Campbell   John Lewis  Elizabeth Miller  Hank Aaron  Henry Warren Sewing  Bell Hooks  Jennie Carter  Babs Gonzales

This is a sampling from the John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture’s “Black Voices” collection, containing biographies and autobiographies of African Americans born during the Jim Crow period.  Represented in this collection are athletes, civil rights activists, United States senators, educators, bankers, writers, attorneys, ministers, journalists, social workers, and musicians from all over the United States.

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