Issues dating from 1950 to 1970 of the Memphis-based, African American newspaper, the Memphis World.
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Memphis World Publishing Co.
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African American newspapers--Tennessee--Memphis
Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Memphis
Civil rights workers--Tennessee--Memphis
African American civil rights workers--Tennessee--Memphis
Memphis (Tenn.)--Race relations--History--20th century
"The South's oldest and leading colored semi-weekly newspaper."
"The MEMPHIS WORLD is an independent newspaper -- non-secretarian and non-partisan, printing news unbiasedly and supporting those things it believes to be of interest to its readers and opposing those things against the interest of its readers."
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