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The history of African-American men and women who elected to pursue a
business career as franchised new car dealers within the automotive industry. ...
This website is dedicated exclusively to African-American pioneers: the men and
The Pioneers. The Men. Homer B. Roberts Dan Gaines Ed Davis Robert H.
Nelson, Jr. Robert Neal C. G. Hairston Al Johnson ...
Nov 13, 2012 ... Pioneering African American Auto Dealer Dead at 96 ... Ivan Vassall Sr., 96, who
operated the first black-owned auto dealership in Philadelphia ...
Jul 8, 1991 ... Ivan Vassall Sr., 96, pioneer black auto dealer. November 11, 2012 ... s 245
African American dealers have gone under. That failure rate is six ...
Dec 27, 1987 ... By becoming the nation`s first black auto dealer-and its only one for the ... Their
percentage of Big Three dealerships selling American cars is somewhat better,
but still small. ... Rufus Dukes, Pioneer Black Automobile Dealer
Nov 11, 2012 ... Ivan Vassall Sr., 96, pioneer black auto dealer ... Along with other African
American leaders, Mr. Vassall was invited to meet with President ...
Home > Automobile Pioneers ... Here are the pioneers of the American auto
industry. ... On July 4, 1894, Edgar Apperson drove his first car, manufactured on
.... Murphy's first vocational experiments were found in assisting hardware
dealers. .... A rabid anti-Semite, he nonetheless embraced African American
workers in the ....
Feb 16, 2016 ... Life: Pioneer of O.C.'s African American history to speak at Heritage ... Harriet
Tyler, a longtime African American resident of Santa Ana, will be .... Cars; Jobs;
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Sep 5, 2015 ... No doubt, their camaraderie with African American bike riders will be celebrated
.... African American suppliers and dealers and the automotive industry. .....
Bessie was a fearless pioneer not only for black people, but also for ...