Distinguished African American Political and Governmental Leaders

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by Linda WebsterBoldface page numbers refer to photographs.
ABA. See American Bankers Association (ABA)
Abacha, Sani, 180
Abbott, Israel B., 191
Abernathy, Ralph, 101, 129
Abolitionism, 146, 175
Abortion, 77, 78, 235, 255
ACLU. See American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
ACTION, 152
ADA. See Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Addabbo, Joseph, 95
Addonizio, Hugh, 100-101
Adelphi University, 240
Affirmative action, 24, 49, 238
AFL, 124
AFL-CIO, 14, 269
Africa. See also Apartheid; South Africa
American aid to African villages, 107
Bushs' delegation to, 235
and Clinton's Export Council, 212
Congressional subcommittee on, 68
Ghana's independence, 93
human rights violations in Nigeria, 180
humanitarian aid to southern Africa, 73
inauguration of Liberian president Taylor, 165
inauguration of Liberian president Tubman, 12
Jesse Jackson's trips to, 130
Nixons' tour of, 68
steamship line to Africa proposed, 37
supplemental appropriations for Liberia, 95
tribal wars in, 151
Andrew Young's meetings with African delegates at United Nations, 267
African Development Foundation, 107
African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, 3-4, 36, 37, 94, 95, 216
Agency for International Development (AID), 107
Agnes Scott College, 164
Agnew, Spiro, 63, 140
Agriculture, 47
AID. See Agency for International Development (AID)
AIDS. See HIV/AIDS
Air Force, 246
Air safety practices, 52
Airplane crashes, 27, 52, 54, 155
Alabama
black elected officials, vii
collector of internal revenue, 214
secretary of state, 214
State House of Representatives, 112
State Senate, 112
state troopers, 128, 152
Alcorn, James L., 31
Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College, 86, 217-18
Alexander, Clifford, 250
Allen, Macon B., 80
Allen, R. J. "Turnip Green," 87
Allied Organization for Civil Rights ( Louisville), 205
Alpha Kappa Sorority, 204
Ambassadors, 43, 85, 115, 221, 230
Ambush, Kathy, 238

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  • Title Page i
  • Contents iii
  • Foreword v
  • Preface ix
  • Sources x
  • Profiles 1
  • A 3
  • B 10
  • C 35
  • D 58
  • E 76
  • F 89
  • G 99
  • H 109
  • J 126
  • K 142
  • L 145
  • N 185
  • O 190
  • P 194
  • R 207
  • S 222
  • T 236
  • W 244
  • Y 263
  • Appendix 1 279
  • Appendix 2 281
  • Appendix 3 285
  • Appendix 4 287
  • Index 291
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