Complete A-Z list

Complete list of sources

Recent Additions / Updates

About NKAA

NKAA Brochure

African American Library Directors in the USA

Links of Interest

staff only

University of Kentucky Libraries

Notable Kentucky African Americans Database

Search Results

Use the back button to select a different record.

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

Return to the search page.