From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Stevenson, Willie B.

(born: 1904) 

Born in Lexington, KY, Stevenson taught voice in Chicago, supervised music and vocals at Western High School in Paris, KY, and received a number of awards for her poetry, including first place at the Golden State Anthropology Exposition in San Francisco. For more see Who's Who in Colored America 1950.


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NKAA Source: Who's who in colored America: an illustrated biographical directory of notable living persons of African descent in the United States (1950)

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“Stevenson, Willie B.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed October 20, 2020,

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