Bruce Washington papers

Descriptive Summary

Bruce Washington papers
Washington, Bruce
Bethel A.M.E. Church (Chicago, Ill.)
0.5 linear ft. (1 box)
1 oversize folder.
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions for Access

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Conditions Governing Use

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Preferred Citation

A common citation for archives is as follows: Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Collection title, ID number, Repository name, location.

Acquisition Information

Purchase 1983/02.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, photographs, and personal papers of Bruce Washington, an African American World War I veteran. Included are event programs from the Bethel A.M.E. Church on Dearborn Street in Chicago (Ill.), of which Washington was an active member, and magazines from the 1920s and 1930s, including six issues of The Crisis.

Indexed Terms

Added Entry–Uniform Title