James S. Robinson, Jr. Project
Robinson Saunders Archives
July 31, 2012
James S. Robinson, Jr., director of Hill City informed the City Fathers that this event would not be held if provisions were made for segregated seating in the audience. The City Fathers took his advice and there was no segregated seating in the audience for the entire event.
|This photo was taken by Pittsburgh Courier photographer, Teenie Harris and appeared in the Pittsburgh Courier on January 23, 1945.|