This Week in Black History

March 1999
Jet;03/15/99, Vol. 95 Issue 15, p22
Highlights events in black history for the week of March 9. Brief details about a United States Supreme Court case involving Joseph Cinque, an African prince, who was captured as a slave and then returned to his homeland of Africa in 1841; Mention of the premiere of the play `A Raisin in the Sun,' written by Lorraine Hansberry in 1959; The election of James L. Usry as the first black mayor of Atlantic City, New Jersey.


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