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Deaths in the Chicago defender

Deaths in the Chicago defender

1910-1920

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Published by L. Husband in Park Forest, Ill. (P.O. Box 633, Park Forest 60466) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago.,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Death notices -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
    • African Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Genealogy.,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesChicago defender (Chicago, Ill. : Weekly)
      Statementcompiled and printed by Lori Husband.
      GenreGenealogy.
      ContributionsHusband, Lori.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF548.25 .D43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1617809M
      LC Control Number91160607

      Chicago, IL obituary and death notices. Search years from to today for obits, ancestry info. Chicago, IL Obituaries Archives Online | Obits Archive –   In , Abbott created the Chicago Defender with 25¢ and a dream in his landlady's kitchen. The Defender was a platform and voice for talents such as Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, and W.E.B. DuBois. What began as a humble weekly grew into the largest and most influential black newspaper in the country, leading an entire race to leave the Author: Myiti Sengstacke Rice.

        Chicago faces an epidemic of gun violence. This year alone, more than 2, people have been shot, more than killed. The Fourth of July weekend was especially people were.   F or nearly a week in the summer of , Chicago descended into “a certain madness,” in the words of the city’s leading black newspaper, the Chicago mobs assaulted virtually.

        Chicago’s death toll from –November, 26 stands at 7, The combined total deaths during Operation Iraqi Freedom ( 4,) and Operation Enduring Freedom/Afghanistan ( 3,), total 8, FACT 5. It would take cops 40 years to kill as many black men as have died at the hands of others black men in alone. Chicago Neighborhood Guide: A bibliography of neighborhood histories. Encyclopedia of Chicago: Available in book format and online. Published by the Chicago History Museum and the Newberry. Genealogy Collection Guides and Research Tools: A research guide listing commonly used sources for doing Chicago genealogy research at the Newberry.


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