John Conyers of Detroit: Successor to Adam Powell?

Friedman, Saul
February 1967
New Republic;2/4/67, Vol. 156 Issue 5, p12
Profiles John Conyers Jr., an African American congressman from Detroit, Michigan. Possibility of him succeeding Adam Clayton Powell as representative of African Americans to the U.S. House; Comparison of Conyers to other African Americans in the House; Political background; Achievements as a legislator.


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