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Group portrait at Tananarive Due's dedication ceremony.
Patricia Stephens Due Papers, N2015-1, Box 10, Folder 10
Accompanying note: "Tananarive's dedication, 1966. Back row, left to right: Mrs. Susan Ausley, an activist at a time when it was dangerous for whites to be involved (she later became Johnita's godmother); James and Lillian Shaw, activists and Tananarive's godparents (James Shaw secretly gave bond money to Richard Haley and Daisy Young to get students out of jail); Rev. Grant A. Butler, the minister, and Mrs. Candaisy Blackshear; Horace Walter Stephens, Tananarive's uncle; and Dr. Irene Johnson, one of Patricia Stephens Due's FAMU professors. Front row, left to right: Wanda Crutcher, daughter of Rev. James and Addie Crutcher, Quincy, Florida, activists; Mrs. Dorothy C. Jones, one of Tananarive's godparents and former elementary teacher of Patricia Stephens Due (Mrs. Jones allowed Patricia to live with her in the early sixties when it was very dangerous); John D. Due (holding Tananarive); Patricia Stephens Due; and Mrs. Addie Crutcher holding Stephen Crutcher."
Patricia Stephens Due was an African-American civil rights leader and activist. She was an educator, public speaker, author and life-long civil rights proponent.
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Beasley, Steve K.(Stephen). Group portrait at Tananarive Due's dedication ceremony. 1966. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296146>, accessed 24 May 2022.
Beasley, Steve K.(Stephen). Group portrait at Tananarive Due's dedication ceremony. 1966. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 24 May. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/296146>.
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