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Woman, Man, and Club of the Year, 1956

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Created by
The Sun-Reporter, American, founded 1944
Subject of
Dr. Goodlett, Carlton B., American, 1914 - 1997
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935
Medium
ink on newsprint and construction paper
Dimensions
H x W: 7 × 10 1/4 in. (17.8 × 26 cm)
Type
clippings
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
February 23, 1957
Caption
This document is part of a scrapbook that was compiled in 1956 and 1957 by Frances Albrier during her term as president of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). The scrapbook highlights the Chapter’s efforts to register voters and educate Bay Area residents on the importance of voting as a part of the Citizenship Education Project which was jointly sponsored by the NCNW and the National Urban League.
Description
A newspaper clipping from the front page of the Sun-Reporter with three (3) photographs showing the recipients of the Sun-Reporter’s 1956 woman, man, and club of the year awards. The clipping is taped to a faded green piece of construction paper that is stapled in each corner to the fourth page of Frances Albrier's scrapbook (2010.60.1). In the far right photograph, Frances Albrier accepts the award for club of the year on behalf of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women.
Topic
African American
Politics (Practical)
Social reform
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number
2010.60.1.4
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture