From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Washington, Edward, Jr. "Eddie"

(born: 1931) 

Born in Logan County, KY, Washington became Adairville, KY's first African American councilman, in 1970. Washington was a foreman at the Auburn Hosiery Mill. For more see "36 city officials include mayor, police court judge," in the Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials [1972], by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 10; and Who's Who Among African Americans, 1977-2006.

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NKAA Source: Kentucky directory of black elected officials
NKAA Source: Who's who among African Americans

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“Washington, Edward, Jr. "Eddie",” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed December 13, 2018, http://nkaa.uky.edu/nkaa/items/show/553.

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