August 2003
Ebony;Aug2003, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p10
Features Annetta Watts Nunn, the first African American female police chief in Birmingham, Alabama. Significance of her appointment to police chief; Educational background; Career as the first African American female deputy police chief of Birmingham.


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