TITLE

Jewel Lafontant-MANkarious, prominent attorney and civil rights crusader, dies at age 75

PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Jet;06/23/97, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the death of Jewel Lafontant-MANkarious in Chicago, Illinois. Circumstances of her death; Details of the services; Notable attendees; Her life and career; Her work as a lawyer and political acitivist; Her association with the Republican Party; Appointments she held in the federal government; Her commitment to equality.
ACCESSION #
9707062882

 

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