Title: Collection, 1948-1958 Description: 0.25 linear ft.
Notes: Afro-American New York Port Authority official. Correspondence, photographs, newsclippings, and pamphlets relating chiefly to political activities in Africa, particularly Liberia, from ca. 1950 to 1955; together with a scrapbook containing biographical data relating to Lucas and his family. Includes materials about Haile Selassie, the Emperor of Ethiopia. Gift of Townsend M. Lucas, 1958.
Subjects: Afro-Americans -- Liberia. Africa -- History -- 1884-1960. Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975. Liberia -- History -- 1944-1971.
Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche: 4.72.73 NUCMC #: DCLV96-A527
Staff, MSRC, "LUCAS, Townsend McKinley" (2015). Manuscript Division. 126.