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Black Voices - African American Autobiography and Biography: Contemporary Voices

Published personal accounts of African Americans from slavery to freedom.

Contemporary Voices

  • Strode, Woody. Goal Dust: An Autobiography. Pioneering black athlete and film actor Woodrow Wilson Strode recalls his friendship with Jackie Robinson, his stint as professional wrestling's first black star, and his movie career.

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John Gartrell
Director, John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture

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