Marjorie A. Blackistone and Horace Ferguson Bradfield papers


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Marjorie A. Blackistone and Horace Ferguson Bradfield papers

The materials in this online repository form part of a larger Marjorie and Horace Bradfield record group held by the Bentley Historical Library. For a more complete index to the materials, please consult the collection's online finding aid.

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Marjorie Bradfield was the first African American librarian in Detroit, working for the Detroit Public Library and as head librarian for Detroit Public Schools. Horace Bradfield was an African American Physician at Providence and Hutzel hospitals, and out of offices on East Grand Boulevard in Detroit. The collection contains Marjorie Bradfield's autobiography, audio recordings of interviews with Horace Bradfield, and photographs of the Bradfields.

Please note:

Copyright has been transferred to the Regents of the University of Michigan.

Access to digitized sound recordings may be limited to the reading room of the Bentley Historical Library, located on the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan.

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