UPI - The African American Experience 1930-1980

 

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Identifier

35160004384658

Creation Date

5-10-1973

Subject—Topics

Civil Rights Movement; Education

Description

Boston: Dr. Robert Randolph, Executive Vice Pres. of Chicago State University (SHOWN IN PHOTO TAKEN 5/10) was appointed President of Westfield, Mass., State College. He will become the first black president of a four-year college in New England history. The 47-yr.-old Randolph was chosen from 370 candidates. He will assume his new duties 7/1.

Format

BW Photograph, 10" x 8"

Source

United Press International

Keywords

African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers

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