[PW] photographs of black news-makers

John Cowan cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Wed Aug 10 13:02:00 PDT 2016

Donna Halper scripsit:

> I especially need some photos that appeared in the Chicago Defender
> & Pittsburgh Courier in the mid-to-late 1930s, but neither newspaper
> has saved the originals; nor does the Library of Congress or the
> Chicago Public Library own copies-- I've checked (both online, and
> by calling their archivists). 

The Chadwyck-Healey (ProQuest) product "Black Studies Center" contains
the *Saturday* Chicago Defender from 1910 on, though the daily paper
only from 1956 on.  I have access through NYPL, but only if I go to a branch.

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