Political Empowerment of Illinois' African-American State Lawmakers from 1877 to 2005 pdf epub fb2

Political Empowerment of Illinois' African-American State Lawmakers from 1877 to 2005 by Erma Brooks Williams pdf epub fb2

Political Empowerment of Illinois' African-American State Lawmakers from 1877 to 2005 Author: Erma Brooks Williams
Title: Political Empowerment of Illinois' African-American State Lawmakers from 1877 to 2005
ISBN: 0761840184
ISBN13: 978-0761840183
Other Formats: doc docx mbr lrf
Pages: 158 pages
Publisher: UPA (September 8, 2008)
Language: English
Category: History
Size PDF version: 1740 kb
Size EPUB version: 1787 kb
Subcategory: Americas




This book is the first to document Illinois African-American state lawmakers who have served in Illinois General Assembly from the Reconstruction Era to 2005. The book includes U.S. Senator Barack Obama; the late Mayor Harold Washington of Chicago; Secretary of State Jesse White; Senator Carol Moseley Braun; and John Thomas, the first African American to serve in the Illinois General Assembly. This research can be readily used by students, scholars, and the general public.