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1. Alan Wheat Alan Wheat Photos and information on Alan Wheat, a black Washington, D. C. lobbyist (50 years old in 2001) and a former national representative from Missouri in Kansas City from 1983 to 1994, involved in cases of...

2. Don't Forget Local Black Achievement Don't Forget Local Black Achievement February 6, 1985 News article about local black achievement in the context of Black History Month. Several prominent African Americans are mentioned, such as Chester Franklin, Roy Wilkins (an NAACP leader), Lucile Bluford,...

3. Politics: Whole Wheat Politics: Whole Wheat August 1986 Photos and biographical article about Alan Wheat, Kansas City's "first black congressman" elected as a national representative in 1982 at the age of 31, replacing "retiring, 17-term Richard Bolling."

4. Sure Thing: Representative Alan Wheat Sure Thing: Representative Alan Wheat July 1986 Photos and biographical article about Alan Wheat, 35-year-old black national representative of "Missouri's Fifth District" since 1982 (succeeding Richard Bolling), comprising "most of Kansas City."

5. What's Happened in the 5th What's Happened in the 5th October 1982 Interview of "retired financier, Solomon Wise," about the election race for national Missouri representatives from Kansas City, between John Carnes and Alan Wheat, with photos and comparisons to the situation...

6. Wheat to Congress Wheat to Congress December-January 1982-1983 Photo and biographical article about Alan Wheat, "the first Black ever to represent a mostly White district (Missouri's 5th District) in the House of Representatives." Born in San Antonio in 1951 and graduating...