TITLE

A proclamation

AUTHOR(S)
Clinton, William J.
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;2/10/96, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents United States President Bill Clinton's proclamation of the 1996 National Black History Month. Emphasis on black women; Need to embrace the diversity of American history; Raising of awareness of African-American history.
ACCESSION #
9602230261

 

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