DePriest , Oscar
Submitted by sromekt on Wed, 2014-11-12 11:00
Person: Oscar DePriest
Location: 4536 South King Drive (formerly South Grand Boulevard)
Biographical: DePriest was a prominent African American politician, serving as Chicago's first black alderman and in the US Congress. His former residence is now a National Historic Landmark.
1929 - 1951