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Alfreda Wells discusses her mother, Ida B. Wells-Barnett and her book "Crusade for Justice"

BROADCAST: Sep. 3, 1971 | DURATION: 00:55:25

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Alfreda Wells, the youngest child of Ida B. Wells-Barnett, talks about her mother's life and work as an investigative journalist and strong champion of civil and women's rights. Interview opens and closes with the song "Keep Your Hand on the Plow" by Mahalia Jackson.