Earl B. Dickerson Photographs

Institution: Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (312) 642-4600
Date: 1939-1985
Extent: .1 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Biographical/Historical Note:
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Scope and Content Note:
Includes photographs related to the career of Earl Burrus Dickerson, a Chicago area businessman, president of Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company, and politician. Dickerson is shown at banquets, at his desk, and with groups of men and women. Several photographs show Dickerson with Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall at a civil liberties program held at an Elks convention in 1954. Also includes a view of people assembled at the NAACP wartime conference, July 12-14, 1944. Color snapshots show Dickerson in Philadelphia at an unspecified regional conference (Nov. 1958) and at Howard University (1960).

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