"Pictures of Negro Heroes"

Title

"Pictures of Negro Heroes"

Subject

The Colored Protective Association, World War I-African American Soldiers, R. R. Wright Jr.

Description

This is an advertisement from the Colored Protective Association, of which R.R. Wright Jr. was president, calling for photographs of "Philadelphia's Colored Heroes," those who died in France or were injured.

Creator

Colored Protective Association

Source

Philadelphia Tribune

Publisher

WCU, HIS 601/HON 452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014

Date

November 16, 1918

Contributor

Kristin Geiger

Rights

Used by permission of the Philadelphia Tribune Company, Inc. All rights reserved. The Philadelphia Tribune, with 130 years of continuous publication, is the oldest newspaper in the United States serving the African-American community.

Format

PDF

Type

Text

Original Format

Newspaper

Files

PicturesofNegroHeroes.pdf


Citation

Colored Protective Association, “"Pictures of Negro Heroes",” Goin' North, accessed August 19, 2022, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/169.