Black History Journal

December 2011
Washington Informer;12/22/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p6
The article offers information on several incidents of African American history. It states that historian Chancellor Williams was born on December 22, 1898 in South Carolina. It mentions that from December 24, 1881, the whites began to reassert their authority with segregationist and anti-Black laws. It highlights that on December 25, 1760, the first poem was written by an African American and a slave Jupiter Hammon.


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