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Mahalia Jackson, Gospel Singer and Civil Rights Champion

Online Resources

Mahalia Jackson postage stamp and history

Mahalia Jackson-The world’s greatest gospel singer -- Listing of Mahalia’s records and songs as well as some photographs, including one with Elvis Presley.

Notable Women in History: Mahalia Jackson Brief bio of Miss Jackson.

Quotations from Mahalia Jackson

Longer Mahalia Jackson biography, including photos of her gravesite.

Mahalia Jackson biography for children.

Print Resources

  • Mahalia Jackson (Women of Achievement) by Charles K. Wolfe, Matina S. Horner

  • Mahalia Jackson, The Voice of Gospel and Civil Rights (African-American Biographies) by Barbara Kramer

  • Just Mahalia, Baby: The Mahalia Jackson Story by Laurraine Goreau

  • Mahalia: A Life in Gospel Music by Roxane Orgill

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