TITLE

Highest honor

PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Jet;06/03/96, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of poet Maya Angelou when she received the Tribute to a Black American Award from the National Conference of Black Mayors.
ACCESSION #
9606163767

 

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