This Week In Black History
Tags: BLACKS -- History
- More on the Aframerican past. // BLACFAX;Spring90, Vol. 5 Issue 20, p15
Looks at the role played by blacks in American history. Arrival of blacks before Christopher Columbus in the New World; Information in `The Black Book,' a bona-fide hodgepodge of important data about black past; Hadj to Mecca undertaken by Mansa Musa, the emperor of Mali; Evidence of Africans'...
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;7/23/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p19
Discusses events in black history, including the dedication of the African-American Civil War Soldiers Memorial on July 18, 1998 and Caterina Jarboro's affiliation with the United States Opera Company on July 22, 1933.
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;9/17/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 14, p19
Discusses significant events in black history, including the victory of Venus and Serena Williams in the doubles competition of the United States Open tennis tournament, and the film debut of actor and linguist Paul Robeson in 'The Emperor Jones.'
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;10/29/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 20, p24
Offers historic news on blacks, including baseball manager Cito Gaston and Edward M. McIntyre, former mayor of Augusta, Georgia.
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;6/10/2002, Vol. 101 Issue 25, p20
Offers profiles of two blacks, inventor Granville T. Woods and entertainer and humanitarian Josephine Baker.
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;6/17/2002, Vol. 101 Issue 26, p20
Profiles two historic blacks including James Augustine Healy, the first black Catholic bishop in the U.S. and civil rights pioneer and political activist Mary Church Terrell.
- This week in Black history. // Jet;5/20/96, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p20
Presents the history of several Blacks professionals in the United States. Camilla Williams, operatic soprano who performed the title role in `Madame Butterfly' on May 15, 1946; Oliver Lewis, winner of the first-ever Kentucky Derby on May 17, 1875; Rules in the landmark of Brown versus Board of...
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;04/12/99, Vol. 95 Issue 19, p20
Offers news briefs related to black history, focusing on Atlanta Braves outfielder Henry `Hank' Aaron and opera singer Marion Anderson.
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;05/17/99, Vol. 95 Issue 24, p19
Presents news briefs related to black history featuring singer Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield, boxer Joe Gans and classical composer and conductor William Grant Still.
- This Week In Black History. // Jet;06/14/99, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p20
Offers news briefs related to black history featuring actress Hattie McDaniel and the first black justice of the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall.