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|Creator:||Fair, Bryan K.|
|Title:||U. W. Clemon|
|Date:||2008 Aug. 11|
Encyclopedia article about U. W. Clemon (1943- ), Alabama's first black federal judge. Clemon also served as chief judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, and before that distinguished himself as a student, a civil rights activist, a lawyer, a state senator, and a civic and church leader.
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|Types:||Articles | Interactive Resource|
|Subjects:||Clemon, U. W., 1943- | African American judges--Alabama | Judges--United States | United States. District Court (Alabama : Northern District)--Officials and employees | Civil rights workers--Alabama | African American civil rights workers--Alabama | African American lawyers--Alabama | Lawyers--Alabama | Legislators--Alabama | African American legislators--Alabama | Civic leaders--Alabama | African American civic leaders--Alabama | Segregation in education--Alabama | NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund | Birmingham (Ala.) | Jefferson County (Ala.) | Alabama|
|Collection:||Encyclopedia of Alabama|
|Institution:||Encyclopedia of Alabama|
|Contributors:||Encyclopedia of Alabama (Project)|
|Online Publisher:||[Auburn, Ala.] : Alabama Humanities Foundation and Auburn University | 2008-08-11|
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