“Negro Week Program Set” at the Progressive Center back in 1954, in cooperation with celebrations across the country. “‘Negro Week’ Program Set” -Scrantonian Tribune, Scranton PA,…… Read more “Negro History Week in Scranton, 1954”
On this day in history, FRI SEPT. 1968, Scranton was in debate over race. Fair housing legislations and introducing a Black History curriculum into the school district were hot topics.
Photograph featured in the Journal of Negro Life, 1930 Louise Tanner Brown was a born in Beaver, Pa in 1883. Grew up in Pittsburgh, and later moved…… Read more “Louise Tanner Brown (1883-1955)”
TODAY IN WOMEN’S HISTORY: Mrs. Clarence Bergen discusses “The Role of Negro Women in American Life” 1951