Black History Month
Title: Afro-Nova Scotian Portraits.
Publisher:  Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star. , Halifax, 1993,
Seller ID: 93805
(Black History Month). Afro-Nova Scotian Portraits. (Halifax, N.S.) : A Special Project of The Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star. Friday, February 19, 1993. Pp 1-20 including covers. Illustrated. Quintuple Column. 4to, unbound newsprint. Contents : Reconstructive artist (Artist, pictured on the cover, keeps his past alive with sketches); Gerrish Street Hall (Building served as focal point for N.S. black community); Breaking new ground (Mayoraltytaught Daureen Lewis lesson of perseverance); Black Loyalist's struggle (M any founders of Shelburne left for Sierra Leone in 1792); The Pier's Calypso Beat (Immigrant from Caribbean learned Hungarian inside coke ovens); Stairs Street School (A former student remembers his days at segregated school); Joining the community (Chicago-born psychologist shows he's 'staying here; A journey home (New Glasgow native restored ties with family, church); A spiritual man (Deacon recalls role of church in history of Preston); Facingup to adversity (Teacher's fight against racism carries into school). Spin e browned, vertical fold, else very good. 15.00