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Interracial gathering for Black Enterprise Week, January 24, 1969

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Title:Interracial gathering for Black Enterprise Week, January 24, 1969
Date:1969
Description:

A soul food banquet held at the Sheraton Hotel. Approximately 400 guests from various ethnic backgrounds gather to hear words by Rev. Wendell Wallace on the first Black Enterprise Week, black pride, and black power.

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Types:Image
Subjects:African Americans--Oregon--Portland | Race relations | Portland (Or.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Public speaking | Dinners and dining--Oregon--Portland | Portland (Or.) | Multnomah County (Or.)
Collection:Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Project
Institution:Washington State University's Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Contributors:Oregon Historical Society
Online Publisher:[Spokane, Wash.] : Washington State University
Original Material:

File 113-A

Rights and Usage:

Oregon Historical Society, Photographic Services 1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97205; PHOTOORDERS@OHS.ORG; phone number 503-306-5250; FAX 503-492-6001.

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From the Columbia River Basin Ethnic History project (Washington State University)

Persistent Link to Item:http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/wsuvan1,549