3 edition of African, born in America found in the catalog.
African, born in America
Henry L. N. Anderson
|Statement||Henry L.N. Anderson ; [foreword by Dick Gregory].|
|LC Classifications||E185.61 .A545 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||227 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||227|
|LC Control Number||93071475|
William Foley Jones, Walter F. Jones, and Verrandall S. Tucker stand in the Tucker family cemetery in Hampton, Va. They are descendants of the first African baby to . African-American artists on disc [electronic resource] / [compiled and edited by] Lynn Moody Igoe and James York, NY: G.K. Hall & Co., c 1 computer optical disc ; 4 3/4 in. Digital and Multimedia Center (4 West) NN5 I CD-ROM CD-ROM & booklet: Updated version of: years of Afro-American art: an annotated bibliography / Lynn Moody Igoe and James Igoe. Author: Erik Ponder.
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