Irvine Turner 1954 Campaign Card

Campaign card distributed during Irvine I. Turner's 1954 City Council campaign. Turner won race in the Central Ward to become Newark's first African American City Councilman. -- Credit: Newark Public Library

Campaign card distributed during Irvine I. Turner’s 1954 City Council campaign. Turner won race in the Central Ward to become Newark’s first African American City Councilman. — Credit: Newark Public Library