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us: Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977



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    • us: Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1906-
    • us: DuBois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977
    • us: Bois, Shirley Graham Du, 1896-1977
    • us: Graham, Shirley, 1896-1977
    • us: McCanns, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977
    • us: Grāhaṃ, Ṣerli, 1896-1977
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    • Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1906-
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    • found: Her The story of Phillis Wheatley, 1949: t.p. (Shirley Graham)
    • found: LC in RLIN, 7-8-86 (hdg.: Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1906- ; Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1906-1977; usage: Shirley Graham; Shirley Graham DuBois)
    • found: I promise, c1934: t.p. (Shirley Graham McCanns)
    • found: Berry, L. Bio. dict. of black musicians & music educators, 1978 (Graham, Shirley; composer, vocalist)
    • found: Cohen, A. I. Int. ency. of women composers, 1983 (DuBois, Shirley Graham (Graham, Shirley Lola; Mrs. McCanns; Mrs. W.E.B. DuBois); b. Indianapolis, IN? (Evansville, IN?), Nov. 11, 1904? (1907?); d. Sept. 6, 1978; Black American author and composer)
    • found: Saphala janma, 1953: t.p. (Ṣerli Grāhaṃ)
    • found: Horne, G. Race woman, c2000: p. 286 (In notes to chapter 1: Certificate of birth for Lola Shirley Graham, Marion County Board of Health, Court House, Indianapolis, no. 30007. Date of Birth: 11 November 1896. Recorded November 1896 in book 7, p. 171: issued 24 October 1942, Shirley Graham Du Bois Papers; State of New York, Queens County, Deposition of Lizzie Etta Bell Graham, 21 March 1949 (signed by Etta Bell Graham), stating that on 11 November 1896 at 214 West Vermont Avenue in Indianapolis she gave birth to Lola Shirley Graham, Shirley Graham Du Bois Papers. See also sworn statement of William Jernagin, 11 April 1930: "on oath" he states that Shirley Graham does not use her given name, Lola, for reasons of her "profession.")
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