January 1971
Ebony;Jan1971, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p116
The article comments on several developments related to black politics in the U.S. In 1942, William Levi Dawson of Albany, Georgia, an African American, was elected to the U.S. Congress. Also, Adam Clayton Powell was elected to the Congress from New York. It is mentioned that with the death of Dawson and the retirement of Powell, an era has ended for blacks in the Congress.


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