Franklin

Great American Negroes / Ben Richardson ; illustrated by Louise Costello.

Author/Creator:
Richardson, Ben Albert.
Publication:
New York : Crowell, c1945.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 223 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
African Americans -- Biography.
Contents:
Popular music: Duke Ellington. William C. Handy. Fats Waller
The orchestra: Dean Dixon
Classical music: William Grant Still
Singers: Marian Anderson
The theater: Paul Robeson. Katherine Dunham
Boxers: Joe Louis
Track stars: Jesse Owens
Education: Mordecal W. Johnson. Mary McLeod Bethune
Science and invention: George Washington Carver. Charles Drew
Literature: Langston Hughes
The church: Adam Clayton Powell, Sr.
Politics: Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Walter White
The military: Crispus Attucks. Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.
OCLC:
1610225
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