1880-1969 charlotta bass used her influence as the publisher of a newspaper to uncover injustice and fight for civil rights she campaigned for vice president of the united states and used the resulting media coverage to call attention to such issues climbing the ladder bass was born charlotta. To link to the entire object, paste this link in email, im or document to embed the entire object, paste this html in website to link to this page, paste this link in email, im or document. Browse charlotta bass pictures, photos, images, gifs, and videos on photobucket. On jan 28, 2008, davis w houck (and others) published the chapter: charlotta bass in the book: women and the civil rights movement, 1954-1965. The california press foundation will induct the late charlotta bass into the california newspaper hall of fame in december bass (1874-1969) was managing editor and publisher of the california eagle from 1912 to 1951.
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Charlotta bass was born in sumter, south carolina on february 14, 1874 she relocated to california in 1910 for health reasons charlotta bass took over control of the california eagle, upon the death of the paper's founder, john james neimore, in 1912 and served as its publisher until 1951. Charlotta bass 26 likes charlotta amanda spears bass was an american educator, newspaper publisher-editor, and civil rights activist bass was probably. Tweet with a location you can add location information to your tweets, such as your city or precise location, from the web and via third-party applications. The california eagle, the west's oldest african-american newspaper, was published from 1879-1964 the paper evolved into one of the leading papers of the day while under the control of charlotta a bass and her husband, john bass. 17 november 2017 famousfix profile for charlotta bass including biography information, wikipedia facts, photos, galleries, news, youtube videos, quotes, posters, magazine covers, trailers, links, filmography, discography and trivia.
Civil rights hero and journalist charlotta spears bass was the editor of the african-american paper the california eagle learn more at biographycom. On february 19, 1960, the pittsburgh courier published a review of charlotta bass's semiautobiographical book forty years: memoirs from the pages of a newspaper.
Bass published the california eagle from 1912 until 1951 bass and her husband combatted such issues as the derogatory images in dw griffith's film, birth of a nation los angeles' discriminatory hiring practices the revival of the ku klux klan police brutality and restrictive housing covenants. Community historian susan d anderson talks about the myriad contributions of activist charlotta bass, owner/publisher/editor of the california eagle. Express charlotta a bass stands among the most influential african americans of the twentieth century a crusading journalist and extraordinary political activist, she was at the forefront of the civil rights struggles of her time, especially in los angeles, but also in california and the nation. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: 148 charlotta bass february 12, 1961, first unitarian church, los angeles, california charlotta amanda spears bass was born on february 14, 1874, in sumter, south carolina, the sixth of eleven children. Charlotta spears bass: charlotta spears bass, american editor and civil rights activist whose long career was devoted to aggressively publicizing and combating racial inequality charlotta spears moved to providence, rhode island, in 1900 and worked at the providence watchman, a local newspaper.