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|Creator:||Lawson, Mary Sterner|
|Title:||C.B. King (1923-1988)|
|Date:||2003 Dec. 9|
Encyclopedia article about C. B. King, a prominent African American lawyer during the civil rights struggle in southwest Georgia. King attended Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee and the law school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. King practiced law for many years in his hometown of Albany, Georgia.
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|Subjects:||King, C. B. (Chevene Bowers), 1923-1988 | African American political activists--Georgia | Race discrimination--Georgia | Georgia--Race relations | Civil rights movements--Georgia | Georgia--History--20th century | Civil rights--Georgia | Civil rights workers--Georgia | African Americans--Civil rights--Georgia | African American lawyers--Georgia | Georgia--Race relations--History--20th century | United States, Georgia, Dougherty County, Albany, 31.5785074, -84.155741|
|Collection:||New Georgia Encyclopedia|
|Institution:||New Georgia Encyclopedia|
|Contributors:||New Georgia Encyclopedia (Project) | Georgia Humanities Council | University of Georgia. Press | Merrill-Hall New Media | GALILEO (Georgia statewide project)|
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