Individual Author Record
Name: Preston EwingPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: Cairo, IL. Sites:
Illinois ConnectionEwing served as chairperson of the Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation and the Illinois Advisory Committee to the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights. His address is P. O. Box 481, Cairo, IL. 62914, 618-734-1725.
Biographical and Professional InformationEwing moved to Los Angeles to attend college. His first employment was as Associate Director for the National Office of the NAACP. He later became an Associate Director of the National Center for the Educational Rights of Children. Mr. Ewing was active in the civil rights movement in Cairo, IL. His photographs from that period are in the form of a traveling exhibit and a book of photographs (Let My Children Go).
*''Let My People Go'', Southern Illinois University Press, 1996