Harlem Hellfighters & Jim Europe Links

The National Guard site displays this dramatic painting of the Hellfighters in World War I, with a brief description.

http://www.ucpress.edu/books/pages/9080.html Some useful background in this promotion for a new book about African-American musicians and soliders in France, including J. R. Europe and Josephine Baker.

http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jun2000/n06052000_20006052.html "Interest Grows in Music Pioneer James Europe, WWI Hero" is the title of this informative article about J. R. Europe, published by the Department of Defense.

http://www.si.umich.edu/CHICO/Harlem/text/europe.html A one-page biography in the Schomburg Center exhibit site "Harlem 1900-1940."



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