Mayor Harold Washington: Changing Of The Guard In Chicago

Norment, Lynn
July 1983
Ebony;Jul1983, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p27
The author discusses the highlights of the inaugural ceremony of Harold Washington as mayor of Chicago, Illinois. She believes that the changes in the municipal government also marks the change of the color and philosophy. She notes that the ceremony was the culmination of an extraordinary political movement that attracted world-wide attention. She comments on the commitment of Washington for an open administration as well as his appeals to the people to help him carry his objectives.


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