Daily Archive: February 5, 2019

Shirley Chisholm - the 92nd Congress was going to be different.

A Word Or Two From The Congressional Black Caucus – 1971 – Past Daily Reference Room

Congressional Black Caucus – Comment With Edwin Newman – June 13, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Congressional Black Caucus – a little background via the House of Representatives Webpage: With the opening of the 92nd Congress (1971–1973), the number of black Representatives rose to 13—the greatest number of...

Donald Dugan - first U.S. peacekeeper to die in Bosnia - 1996

February 5, 1996 – A Peacekeeper Dies In Bosnia – Cold Snap Goes After Florida Citrus – Medicare In Trouble

February 5, 1996 -CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 5, 1996 – A busy news day with contrasts. The body of Sgt. Donald Dugan was heading back to Ohio this day, the first U.S. Peacekeeper to be killed in Bosnia. Dugan, who was killed over...