Detroit: Dr. Walter O. Evans, 1991. Jacob Lawrence. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 16. String-bound with surgical silk. llustrated by Jacob Lawrence. One of just 250 copies signed by Clarke and Lawrence. Rare. Also included is an invitation to the New York Primier of the film: John Henry Clarke: A Great and Mighty Walk, June 1, 1997. Item #52748
Text of an address made by the great African-American historian at the Annual Banquet of the Association for the Study of African-American Life and History. From Wikepedia: "John Henrik Clarke (born John Henry Clark, January 1, 1915 – July 16, 1998), was a Pan-Africanist American writer, historian, professor, and a pioneer in the creation of Africana studies and professional institutions in academia starting in the late 1960s. He was Professor of African World History and in 1969 founding chairman of the Department of Black and Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College of the City University of New York. He also was the Carter G. Woodson Distinguished Visiting Professor of African History at Cornell University’s Africana Studies and Research Center. In 1968 along with the Black Caucus of the African Studies Association, Clarke founded the African Heritage Studies Association.