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F.A. Day Library: Spotlight on Black History

Spotlight on Black History Month



Graphic Novels


The Arts
Alvin Ailey
Duke Ellington
Ella Fitzgerald
Aretha Franklin
Savion Glover
Lena Horne
Mahalia Jackson
Michael Jackson
Spike Lee
Tupac Shakur
James van der Zee

Civil Rights
Daisy Bates
Frederick Douglass
Fannie Lou Hamer
Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King Jr.
Rosa Parks
Paul Robeson
Bayard Rustin
Sojourner Truth
Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Malcolm X

Guion Bluford
Matthew Henson

Maya Angelou
James Baldwin
Toni Morrison
Walter Dean Myers
Alice Walker
Phyllis Wheatley

Barack Obama
Colin Powell
Condoleeza Rice

Science & Technology
Benjamin Banneker
George Washington Carver
Madam C.J. Walker

Hank Aaron
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Muhammad Ali
Arthur Ashe
Cynthia Cooper
Grant Hill
Chamique Holdsclaw
Florence Griffith Joyner
Shaquille O'Neal
Jesse Owens
Jackie Robinson
Rajon Rondo
Sheryl Swoopes
Venus & Serena Williams
‚ÄčTiger Woods

F.A. Day Middle School Library
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