The Extraordinary Life of Ida B. Wells

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In collaboration with the League of Women Voters of the Palatine Area and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Learn from professor, public historian, and author (Ida B. the Queen) Michelle Duster regarding the work and legacy of her great-grandmother Ida B. Wells, a notable Chicago resident and leader in the suffragist and civil rights movements.



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