Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander
civil rights activist
Died aged c. 91
Commemorated on 1 plaque
Sadie T.M. Alexander (1898-1989). The first Black woman to be admitted to the bar in Pennsylvania, she lived here in her later years. Active in the Urban League, she was appointed, 1946, to the President's Committee on Civil Rights.
Philadelphia, PA, United States