Jack L. Cooper Collection of Visual Materials

Institution: Chicago History Museum
Address:
1601 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (312) 642-4600
Website
Date: 1910-1969
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Abstract
Biographical/Historical Note:
Jack Leroy Cooper was a Chicago pioneer in African American radio broadcasting.

Scope and Content Note:
Portrait photographs of Jack L. Cooper and relatives, friends, and business associates at social events and sometimes on Cooper's boat. Includes a few posters advertising his WSBC radio programs and the National Negro Business League. Cooper was an earlier leader in African American radio broadcasting.

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