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Homer B. Roberts

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African-American Automobile New Car Dealers - A History

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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  ...

African-American Automobile New Car Dealers - The Men

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The Pioneers. The Men. Homer B. Roberts Dan Gaines Ed Davis Robert H. Nelson, Jr. Robert Neal C. G. Hairston Al Johnson ...

Pioneer Black Auto Dealer, Ivan Vassall Sr., Dead at 96

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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 ...

A Drive To Get Minority Car Dealers On The Road To Success It Isn't ...

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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 ...

Black Auto Dealers Fear Uncertain Future - tribunedigital ...

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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

Ivan Vassall Sr., 96, pioneer black auto dealer - philly-archives

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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 ...

Car History - Automobile Pioneers

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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 ....

Pioneer of O.C.'s African American history to speak at Heritage ...

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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; Homes; Deals; Classifieds ... Dealer Print Specials · Find a Dealer.

The Long Version of What's Up With Harley Davidson and Black ...

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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 ...

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African-American Automobile New Car Dealers - The Pioneers

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The Pioneers. Introduction. For more than five decades, it was believed that Ed Davis was the first African-American to be awarded a new car franchise.

Mel Farr was a pioneer among minority auto dealers

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Aug 4, 2015 ... Former Detroit Lion Mel Farr built automotive dealership empire before ... Farr as the largest African American-owned company in the country.

C.R Patterson, Born Slave, Built Automobiles Before Henry Ford ...

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Mar 8, 2015 ... Smith – car dealer and life-long resident of Greenfield – has spent years compiling .... Who was the first African-American car manufacturer? ... Ohio, in a place of honor in the Pioneer Auto Museum at Murdo, South Dakota.