First black U.S. Senator since reconstruction

(16 words)
  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Short Note This is a short note

On 8 November, Edward Brooke (D-NY) was elected as the first black U.S. Senator in 85 years.

Short notes under 150 words are freely available to all users, but to consult all other articles in the Literary Encyclopedia, you must be logged in as a subscriber. To read about subscribing click here.


Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "First black U.S. Senator since reconstruction". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5669, accessed 19 April 2014.]