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Deborah Dawson


I began to learne about the African American experience from my family and from teachers who wanted blacks to know the history, the struggles, and the triumphants. If assigned a book report I always chose an African American to read, write, and learn about. My family also took great pride in sharing the family legends and history as they knew them to be.

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