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2016 NAACP Lifetime Achievement Awards

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On May 21, 2016 the Allegany County, Maryland NAACP Branch 7007 honored the following individuals at its First Annual Lifetime Achievement Awards ceremony:

- Pansye Atkinson
- Jean Etta Beckward
- William Colbert (posthumously)
- Alfred Deas
- Carrie Deas
- Albert Feldstein
- James Hurt
- Lucy Reece

The following individuals were also honored with Community Leadership Awards:
- Jo Jacqueline Cooper
- Doris Green
- Emma Watkins

Depicted in the photo are:
Seated, left to right: Mrs. James Hurt, Carmen Jackson (Allegany NAACP Branch 7007 President)
Front row, left to right: Jean Etta Beckward, Jo Jacqueline Cooper, Pansye Atkinson, James Hurt, Carrie Deas, Lucy Reece and Emma Watkins
Back row, left to right: Albert Feldstein, Eve Redman (daughter of and accepting for Doris Green), Alfred Deas and William A. Colbert III (son of and accepting for William Colbert)


Photograph by Aynia Dorsey


Collection Location:
Allegany County, Maryland

African Americans, History; Allegany County (Md.), History.

Allegany County (Md.), 1890-2008

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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