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Community Was Rich In Sharing
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TitleCommunity Was Rich In Sharing
AbstractThe current exhibit on the African American community in Leeds, Missouri, is commented on by Steve Penn in his column. The exhibit is located, until September, 2003, at the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center and is sponsored by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Although the community was poor in material wealth it was rich in togetherness.
NotesIn 1928 and 1929, the General Motors-Chevrolet plant was built in the white section of Leeds. The plant closed in 1998.
DateJuly 22, 2003
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Leeds, Missouri
Local SubjectGeneral Motors
African Americans
Leeds, Missouri
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID208649
CONTENTdm number27859
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