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African-American Civil Rights leader. Baptist minister and attorney. Served as executive director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1977-92).


DS - Document Signed: Postal first day cover, February 1987, honoring Julia Ward Howe, abolitionist, reformer and author of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic".

HOOKS, REV. BENJAMIN (1924-2010)

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