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Diversity Resources: Unsung Black Heroes

This resource guide is sponsored by the Lander University Diversity Advisory Council.

Unsung Heroes of Black History Month
February 1 - 28

Library Services and the Diversity Advisory Council are honoring some of the lesser-known heroes of Black history this month.

Explore these library resources to learn more about their incredible achievements.

Shirley Chisholm, U.S. Congresswoman

Book front cover

Unbought and Unbossed

Circulation E840.8.C48 A3

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Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed

DVD E840.8.C48 C55 2004

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The Good Fight

Circulation E840.8.C48 A28

George Jackson, Prison Rights Activist

Bayard Rustin, Civil Rights Organizer

Ella Baker, Civil Rights Organizer

Bessie Coleman, Aviator

Matthew Henson, Arctic Explorer

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Matthew Henson: Co-discoverer of the North Pole

Children's Room - Literature PZ20G635.H4 L58 2001

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Matthew Henson: Arctic Adventurer

eBook available online