In this photo taken April 9, 1939, singer Marian Anderson performed on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Easter Sunday after she had been refused permission to perform in Washington’s Constitution Hall by the hall’s owners, the Daughters of the American Revolution.
In this photo taken April 9, 1939, singer Marian Anderson performed on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Easter Sunday after she had been refused permission to perform in Washington’s Constitution Hall by the hall’s owners, the Daughters of the American Revolution. Anonymous AP FILE PHOTO
In this photo taken April 9, 1939, singer Marian Anderson performed on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Easter Sunday after she had been refused permission to perform in Washington’s Constitution Hall by the hall’s owners, the Daughters of the American Revolution. Anonymous AP FILE PHOTO

Therese Park: Through song, Black History Month comes alive

February 26, 2015 9:25 AM