The History of Alpha Phi Alpha: A Development in College Life. 1906 - 1960.

Chicago: The Foundation Publishers, 1961. Tenth edition updated. Hardcover. The history the first black college Greek-letter fraternity in America written by the well known and highly respected historian Dr. Charles H. Wesley. Each edition updates the history of the fraternity and this particular edition came out at the height of the Civil Rights movement.

Chapter xvii , page 565 to p 620- "Shaping the Future on the Basis of the Past" includes 3 entries for Martin Luther King including a note of his keynote speech (p591). It records "the sit in movement in North Carolina.

8vo, 695pp, publishers black cloth with gilt title on the cover and spine. Fine. Item #27222

Price: $450.00

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