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Title
Vassie Wright and Marnesba Tackett Appear at African American Living Legends Program
Creator
County of Los Angeles Public Library
Date Created and/or Issued
1983-02-25
2016-07-27
Contributing Institution
LA County Library
Collection
African American Living Legends Series Program Archive
Rights Information
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Description
Los Angeles leader Vassie Wright (left) and civil rights activist and education reformer Marnesba Tackett are seated on stage at the fourth annual African American Living Legends series, which honored black women in history. Other honorees included contralto Marian Anderson, White House seamstress and housemaid Lillian Rogers Parks, civil rights activist Rosa Parks, singer Sarah Vaughan, <i>Los Angeles Sentinal</i> publisher Ruth Washington.
Type
image
Format
black-and-white photographs
image/jpeg
Identifier
brc027
http://cdm15952.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15952coll14/id/26
Language
English
Subject
Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993
Parks, Lillian Rogers
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005
Tackett, Marnesba
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990
Washington, Ruth
Wright, Vassie
Libraries--Cultural programs
County of Los Angeles Public Library
Place
33.918247
-118.279555
Source
County of Los Angeles Public Library. Black Resource Center
Relation
African American Living Legends Series Collection
African American Living Legends Series Program Archive
Provenance
600 dpi, 24-bit depth color, Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner, SilverFast Ai IT scanning software. Archival master file is a TIFF.

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