Friday, February 20, 2009

Judge U.W. Clemon Looks Back



Judge U.W. Clemon recently visited Birmingham Public Library to reflect about his time on the bench and the events that led up to him being appointed the first African-American federal judge in Alabama.

In this excerpt, Judge Clemon looks back at his efforts to desegregate Pizitz department store in downtown Birmingham and the Birmingham Public Library.

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