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Burton, James A.
Birth Year : 1902
Death Year : 1991
James Burton was the first African American elected to the Perryville, KY, City Council, in 1969. For more see "36 city officials include mayor, police court judge," in Kentucky Directory of Black Elected Officials [1972] by the Commission on Human Rights, p. 15.
Subjects: First City Employees & Officials (1960s Civil Rights Campaign)
Geographic Region: Perryville, Boyle County, Kentucky



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