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The Glory of Negro History [booklet], 1955

Publisher:
Folkways Records
Subject:
Ralph J. Bunche: Statesman, Activist, Peacemaker (Exhibition, 2005 : Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item 11" x 8-5/8"
Type:
Booklets
Date:
1955
Summary:
Exhibition caption: "As a faculty member at Howard University in Washington, D.C., Ralph Bunche was deeply concerned with education. In 1955, he contributed to this album produced by Folkways Records. This was one of the earliest recordings devoted to "Negro" history. Langston Hughes (1902-1967), a famous African American poet, wrote the script. Ralph Bunche was one of the narrators, along with Hughes and Mary McLeod Bethune (1875-1955), founder of the National Council of Negro Women." (Caption by Fath Ruffins?) The publisher imprint is "Folkways Records and Service Corp."
Topic:
Statesmen
Human rights workers
Diplomats
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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