Remembering Ralph Hayes

By Elaine Ishikawa Hayes and Mary Willix
ISBN: 978-0-9645064-1-1, 2008, 274 pages

One hundred contributors offer eulogies, anecdotes and insight in this community memoir about Seattle historian and teacher Ralph Hayes. Includes more than 200 photos spanning seven decades, narratives about Ralph’s childhood in Cairo, Illinois, his years in India in WWII, his marriage to Elaine Ishikawa – and their years of activism in Seattle organizations that promoted racial equality. Includes Ralph’s essays on the disadvantaged in America and multiculturalism as well as essays by Seattle educators about Ralph’s innovative educational programs and contributions to the Northwest Black Pioneers exhibit. Preface by Jacquie Kay, cover design by Eugene Tagawa, interior design by Jennifer Nerad.

Ralph Hayes, Black Past, Online Reference Guide to African American History


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