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Leon Dash stands in the median of a Washington, D.C. street with the U.S. Capitol in the background.

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Leon Dash stands in front of a McDonald's restaurant in Northeast D.C., where the author met with Rosa Lee Cunningham after her methadone treatments from a nearby clinic.

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Representative John Lewis in his congressional office on Capitol Hill.

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Representative John Lewis in his congressional office on Capitol Hill.

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David Levering Lewis in his New York City apartment. On the desk is a miniature of Winged Victory - a favorite sculpture of W.E.B. Du Bois.

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Anita Hill and her nephew Eric Fennell inside the American Jazz Museum in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Anita Hill signs an autograph in Kansas City, Missouri, as her nephew Eric Fennell looks on.

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Feminist activist Betty Friedan in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol. Behind her is a 26,000-pound sculpture of Susan B. Anthony, Lucretia Mott, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, all three leaders in the woman's movement. Following an act of Congress, the…

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Juan Williams in the Supreme Court of the United States. A portrait of Thurgood Marshall hangs behind him.

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Author Nell Painter, who wrote a book on Sojourner Truth, reported that Sojourner Truth spent a great deal of time knitting. Before her "Booknotes" interview, Brian Lamb discovered the author knitting, "and I could not resist taking a picture…

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Nathan McCall is interviewed as part of the Booknotes Oral History Project on 14 August 2014. Mr. McCall discusses his appearance on C-SPAN's Booknotes program on March 6, 1999, where he discussed his book "Makes me wanna holler : a young Black man…

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Leon Decosta Dash is interviewed as part of the Booknotes Oral History Project on 26 June 2014. Mr. Dash discusses his appearance on C-SPAN's Booknotes program on 10 November 1996, where he discussed his book "Rosa Lee: A Mother and Her Family in…
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