TITLE

Sidney Poitier, Jessye Norman and Ed Bradley honored at New York's Associated Black Charities Black

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Jet;03/03/97, Vol. 91 Issue 15, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the 11th annual Black History Makers Awards Dinner sponsored by New York's Association Black Charities (ABC). The awarding of Sidney Poitier, Jessye Norman and Ed Bradley; Charlayne Hunter-Gault's role as emcee; Presenters of the award; Past Black History Maker Awardees; Details of ABC's work.
ACCESSION #
9703102980

 

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