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Gussie Mae Johnson Papers

Identifier: ARL274

Content Description

One quarter linear foot of clippings, programs, and flyers collected by Gussie Mae Johnson from 1946 to 2008.


  • 1946-2008


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Gussie Mae Johnson (August 9, 1920-December 17, 2008) was an African American woman. She and her husband, Charles H. Johnson, were Denver residents. Johnson served in the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corp during World War II. She was buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery on December 22, 2008.


1 Box (.25 linear foot)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Robertta Moore, 2010.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library Repository

2401 Welton St.
Denver Colorado 80205