TITLE

THIS WEEK IN BLACK HISTORY

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Jet;7/21/2008, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses significant events related to U.S. Black history that occurred on July 18. On July 18, 1863, Sergeant William H. Carney became the first Black soldier to earn the Congressional Medal of Honor. On July 18, 1998, the African-American Civil War Soldiers Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C.
ACCESSION #
33235445

 

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