Brief biographies of lesser-known blacks from all walks of life and all periods of United States history who made important contributions to the development of their country.
|Statement||by Edith G. Stull. Pictures by Ernest Crichlow.|
|Genre||Biography, Juvenile literature., Biography.|
|Contributions||Crichlow, Ernest T., 1914- illus.|
|LC Classifications||E185.96 .S82|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||69|
|LC Control Number||76106317|
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