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delatte Vintage, Reading, African Americans, Franklin, Gentilly, Evelyn, Creole People, Activist, Rosa Parks

On Sunday, July 11, 1943, seventeen-year-old, Bernice Delatte (a recent graduate of McDonogh No. 35 and a resident of 2116 Law Street) found herself on her way to Lake Pontchartrain for a pleasant swim, accompanied by her sister, Doris Delatte, and friend, Evelyn Segue. As the bus they were riding approached Franklin Avenue and Gentilly, […]

Cynthia Mason