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Authors Mary Frances and Beverly Helm-Renfro compile historical photos in book ‘African Americans in Springfield’ | Community Voices

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"African Americans in Springfield" is written by Mary Frances and Beverly Helm-Renfro

Mary Frances and Beverly Helm-Renfro are the authors of the book “African Americans in Springfield.” They spoke to Community Voices about the stories behind the photos featured in the book. Helm-Renfro also spoke about her father who captured many of the images showcased in the book.

Vanessa is the Community Voices Production Coordinator. Reach Vanessa at vfergu3@uis.edu.
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