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African Americans in Kansas City
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TitleAfrican Americans in Kansas City
AbstractFolder contains three unpublished papers relating to the history of African Americans in Kansas City. (1) "Assets and Liabilities of the Negro Community in K.C.", a radio talk by E.S. Lewis, Oct. 1, 1931; (2) "The Admission of Negroes to the Swope Park Pool" by Alberta D. Shipley, Kansas City University, May 16, 1952; (3) Untitled paper, author unknown, concerning buildings with significance to local African American history, written for Urban History 312, Fall, 1976. File also includes a photocopied newspaper article on early African American firefighters, Kansas City Times, August 27, 1988.
LocationRamos--Lincoln Collection--Vertical Files: Blacks in Kansas City, Box 1, Folder 10
Local SubjectRadio Programs
Swope Park Swimming Pool
African Americans
Race Discrimination
Swimming Pools
Item TypeVertical File
Access This ItemThe contents of the file are not available online. You may come to the Missouri Valley Room to view them or request photocopies from the Library's Document Delivery service. https://www.kclibrary.org/services/copy-requests
Item ID216186
CONTENTdm number32389
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