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Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry Joan Murray


A 1968 issue of Delegate magazine published by MelPat Associates. The cover of the magazine is white and a yellow ribbon, blue ribbon and a pink ribbon at center. Each of the ribbons has the word [DELEGATE] at center. The inside of the magazine contains black and white photographs, articles and advertisements as well as profiles of prominent people within the African American community.The magazines content begins with a memorial editorial to Martin Luther King, Jr. And Robert F. Kennedy. It continues with an article titled [Black Power Marketing to Negro Consumers]. The article includes images of President Johnson, Vice President Humphrey and members of the presidential commission to investigate city riots. The publication continues with several pages of photographs Martin Luther King, Jr.’s funeral. People identified in captions for the photographs are Dr. Benjamin E. Mays, Senator Edward Brooke, Senator Joseph Tydings, Lawrence Pierce, Wayne Morse, Bertram Baker, Senator Edward Brooke, Harry Belafonte Jr., Gordon Parks, Coretta Scott King, Rev. Ralph Abernathy, Percy Ellis Sutton, Bayard Rustin, Benjamin Wright, Eugene Nickerson and Leonard Farbstein. Following this is a double page image of Robert F. Kennedy’s funeral procession.Throughout the magazine are portraits, profiles, and short articles about business organizations such as the Interracial Council for Business Opportunity, the National Association of Market Developers, National Association of Negro Musicians and the National Dental Association as well as fraternity and sorority events for Omega Psi Phi, Kapa Alpha Psi, and Alpha Phi Alpha, Alpha Kappa Alpha, and Lamda Kappa Mu, and articles...
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Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
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  1. Abernathy, Ralph David
  2. Advertising
  3. African American
  4. African Americans
  5. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
  6. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc
  7. Ancient And Accepted Scottish Rite Of Freemasonry
  8. Associations And Institutions
  9. Bailey, Pearl
  10. Baker, Bertram L
  11. Belafonte, Harry
  12. Brooke, Edward
  13. Business
  14. Claiborne, Wanda Calvin
  15. Communities
  16. Drew, Charles Richard
  17. Ebenezer Baptist Church
  18. Farbstein, Leonard
  19. Football
  20. Fraternal Organizations
  21. Fraternities
  22. Funeral Customs And Rites
  23. Funeral Rites And Ceremonies
  24. Gordy, Berry
  25. Government
  26. Hbc Us (Historically Black Colleges And Universities)
  27. Humphrey, Hubert Horatio
  28. Improved Benevolent And Protective Order Of The Elks Of The World
  29. International Free And Accepted Modern Masons, Inc. And Order Of The Eastern Star
  30. Interracial Council For Business Opportunity
  31. Johnson, Lyndon Baines
  32. Journalism
  33. Kaiser, Inez Yeargan
  34. Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc
  35. Kennedy, Robert Francis
  36. King, Coretta Scott
  37. King, Martin Luther
  38. Labor
  39. Labor Unions
  40. Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc
  41. Mangum, Robert J
  42. Mass Media
  43. Mays, Benjamin Elijah
  44. Mc Kissick, Floyd
  45. Mel Pat Associates
  46. Men
  47. Morehouse College
  48. Morse, Wayne L
  49. Murray, Joan
  50. National Association For The Advancement Of Colored People
  51. National Association Of Market Developers
  52. National Association Of Negro Business And Professional Women's Clubs, Inc
  53. National Association Of Negro Musicians, Inc
  54. National Council Of Negro Women
  55. National Dental Association
  56. National Funeral Directors And Morticians Association, Inc
  57. National Medical Association
  58. National Newspaper Publishers Association
  59. National Pan Hellenic Council
  60. National Urban League
  61. New York Jets
  62. Nickerson, Eugene Hoffman
  63. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc
  64. Parks, Gordon
  65. Patrick, C. Melvin
  66. Perry, Harold Robert
  67. Pierce, Lawrence Warren
  68. Poitier, Sidney
  69. Political Organizations
  70. Politics
  71. Professional Organizations
  72. Religious Groups
  73. Rustin, Bayard
  74. Schuyler, Philippa
  75. Shriners International
  76. Sororities
  77. Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  78. Sutton, Percy Ellis
  79. The Girl Friends, Inc
  80. Tydings, Joseph Davies
  81. U.S. History, 1961 1969
  82. Universities
  83. Urban Life
  84. Wilkins, Roy
  85. Women

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