“Wonderful! My grandfather also fought in the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. These men and women were incredibly brave and sacrificed a lot.”
We asked Ms. Lucas for more information about her grandfather and here is the people’s history that she shared.Read more »
Book – Non-fiction. By William Loren Katz and Marc Crawford. 2013. 96 pages.
Interviews, documents, and photos from the first fully integrated United States army, who volunteered to help Spain defend its democracy against fascism.
Book – Non-fiction. By The Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives. 2009. 25 pages.
Booklet in graphic novel format on Paul Robeson’s involvement in the Spanish Civil War.
Profile. By William Katz. 2013.
Brief history of Oliver Law (October 23, 1900 – July 9, 1937), the first Black commander of a U.S. army.
Film. By Mary Dore, Noel Buckner, and Sam Sills. 1984. 98 minutes.
Documentary narrated by Studs Terkel on the Abraham Lincoln Brigade.