TITLE

Debbie Allen honored

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Jet;9/23/96, Vol. 90 Issue 19, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Debbie Allen was awarded the 1996 Sheila Award by the Tubman African American Museum in Macon, Georgia. History of the award.
ACCESSION #
9609257976

 

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