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The African American Funeral Programs Collection consists of more than 1800 funeral service programs from the 1960s to the present collected by the African American Department of the Enoch Pratt Free Library / State Library Resource Center in Baltimore, Maryland.

Selection of cover pages from several African American funeral service programs from the collection

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Collection Location: African American Department, Enoch Pratt Free Library / State Library Resource Center

Collection Overview: The African American Funeral Programs Collection consists of more than 1800 funeral service programs dating from the 1960s to the present collected by the African American Department of the Enoch Pratt Free Library / State Library Resource Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Included are programs of African Americans of all walks of life, and though most programs are of Marylanders, there are some of African Americans from other states. Among the better known are Rosa Parks, Howard Peters Rawlings, Bishop Frank M. Reid, Jr., and Cleveland Arvesta Chandler, Sr.

 

 
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