Harry Herbert Pace (January 6, 1884 – 1943) was an African-American music publisher and insurance executive, and the founder of Black Swan Records. In 1921 Pace formed the Pace Phonographic Corporation, which issued records on the Black Swan label. It was the first record company owned and operated by an African American.

Source: https://blackthen.com/black-swan-americas-first-black-owned-record-label-video/

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