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C.B. King (1923-1988)

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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.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

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 | Albany (Ga.) | Dougherty County (Ga.)
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)
Online Publisher:[Athens, Ga.] : Georgia Humanities Council and the University of Georgia Press | 2003-12-09
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