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Spingarn Medal

Anon. "Author Wins Spingarn Medal," The New York Times, (June 14, 1928): 19.

Charles Waddell Chesnutt of Cleveland, negro author, has received the Spingarn Medal for 1928 "for pioneer work as a literary artist depicting the life and struggle of Americans of negro descent and for his long and useful career as scholar, worker and freeman," it was announced here yesterday.

Anon. "Author Wins Spingarn Medal," The New York Times, (June 14, 1928): 19.