Correction to pin - previously thought to be "Baby Esther", famous Cotton Club singer, is now believed to be another person. Info at http://www.sinuousmag.com/2014/09/photo-not-esther-jones-betty-boop-not-black/ http://thepinuppodcast.com now has a betty boop board check it out, this one repined there!
Clara Stanton Jones! Ms. Jones was the first African American president of the American Library Association. In addition, Ms. Jones was the first African American female director of the Detroit Public Library. Ms. Jones once worked as a reference librarian at Dillard University (1938-1940) and an associate librarian at Southern University (1940-1944). #dillarduniversity #dillard #librarians