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Anne Spencer (1882-1975)

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Creator:Salmon, Nina
Title:Anne Spencer (1882-1975)

Biographical entry on Anne Spencer, African American woman poet, a civil rights activist, a teacher, a librarian, and a gardener. Spencer helped to found the Lynchburg chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Includes images, a brief list of suggested readings, a sound slip about Spencer, and a timeline.

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Subjects:Spencer, Anne, 1882-1975 | African American women poets--Virginia--Biography | African American women civil rights workers--Virginia--Biography | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:Encyclopedia Virginia
Institution:Virginia Humanities
Contributors:Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Persistent Link to Item:http://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Spencer_Anne_1882-1975