Early African American Deaths in The Pittsburgh Courier From January 2, 1926 - December 25, 1926 Book Four.
Marlene Garrett Bransom.
Book 4 is comprised of deaths and obituaries from over thirty states and the District of Columbia. The majority of the deaths featured in this book are from the states of Kentucky, Ohio, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. It also features several deaths from Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Wyoming, and Utah.
The specific towns in Kentucky are Earlington, Covington, Henderson, Louisville, Madisonville, Owensboro, Paducah, and Somerset; in New York, Albany, Brooklyn, Buffalo, Harlem, and New York City; in North Carolina, Burlington, Dunn, Greensboro, Kingston, Leakesville, Raleigh, Red Springs, Wilmington, and Winston Salem; in Ohio, Akron, Bellaire, Bridgeport, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Delaware, Mansfield, Mt. Vernon, Steubenville, Toledo, and Youngstown; in Pennsylvania, Apollo, Beaver, Brackenridge, Canonsburg, Cardale, Chester, Clairton, Claysburg, Donora, Elizabeth, Ford City, Greensboro, Greensburg, Harrisburg, Johnstown, Marianna, Midland, Millsboro, Monessen, Monongahela, New Castle, New Kensington, Philadelphia, Phillipsburg, Pittsburgh, Sewickley, Sharpsburg, Uniontown, Washington, and Williamsport; in Tennessee, Brownsville, Chattanooga, Dyersburg, Humboldt, and Kyersburg; in Texas, Corsicana, Fort Worth, Palestine, Taylor, and Temple; in Virginia, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Lynchburg, Petersburg, Roanoke, Salem, South Boston, and Staunton; in West Virginia, Charleston, Clarksburg, Hansford, Lorado, Montgomery, Morgantown, Moundsville, Wheeling, and White Sulphur Springs.
This book contains an alphabetical listing of all the deaths that are featured in the book and concludes with an every name index at the end of the book.
2012, 8.5x11, paper, 184 pp.