Mayor Harold Washington

Champion of Race and Reform in Chicago

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Raised in a political family on Chicago's South Side, Harold Washington made history as the city's first African American mayor. His 1983 electoral triumph, fueled by overwhelming black support...

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"This is a must read for all who seek valuable insight into Mayor Harold Washington—the man, his administration and the power struggle that accompanied the election of Chicago's first African...

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