TITLE

A. Philip Randolph

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Jan2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features labor leader A. Philip Randolph of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters in the United States. Accomplishments in the efforts against race discrimination of Afro-Americans.
ACCESSION #
5826779

 

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