TITLE

Black History Journal

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Washington Informer;1/27/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 65, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights several notable events related to African American from January 28, 1938 to February 3, 1908. In 1932, Crystal Byrd Fauset becomes the first African American woman elected to a state legislature when she wins a seat in the Pennsylvania House of Representative. In 1937, Alexander Pushkin, a great Russian literary genius, dies as a result of a duel. In 1839, African American Edmond Berger develops one of the first spark plugs made in America.
ACCESSION #
57714800

 

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