Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984

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From the description of Reminiscences of Benjamin E. Mays : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122527874

Benjamin E. Mays (1895- ), president of Morehouse College during the Atlanta 1960-1961 sit-ins.

From the description of Benjamin Elijah Mays oral history interview, 1978 Nov. 29. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 38727125

President of Morehouse College, Atlanta, Ga., from 1940 until 1967; native of Epworth, in Greenwood County, S.C.

From the description of Benjamin E. Mays vertical files, 1925-1997. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 44555754

Educator; interviewee d.1984.

From the description of Reminiscences of Benjamin Elijah Mays : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122565318

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associatedWith Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976. person
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associatedWith McGill, Ralph, 1898-1969. person
associatedWith McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler), 1922- person
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associatedWith National Urban League. Southern Regional Office. corporateBody
correspondedWith North Carolina Central University. corporateBody
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associatedWith Penn School (Saint Helena Island, S.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pittman, John. person
associatedWith Pittman, John. person
associatedWith Robinson, Louisa S. person
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correspondedWith Shaw University. Office of the President. corporateBody
correspondedWith Sorrells, William Holman. person
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associatedWith Thorpe, Earl Endris, 1924-1989 person
associatedWith Tuttle, Elbert P. (Elbert Parr), 1897- person
correspondedWith Unitarian Service Committee. corporateBody
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correspondedWith Wagner, Jean, 1919- person
associatedWith Waring, Julius Waties, 1880-1968. person
associatedWith Warren United Methodist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) corporateBody
associatedWith Whalum, Wendell, 1931-1987, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Greenwood County (S.C.)
Montgomery (Ala.)
Georgia
South Carolina--Epworth
Atlanta (Ga.)
Southern States
Greensboro (N.C.)
North Carolina
Alabama
Georgia--Atlanta
Southern States
Subject
Civil rights demonstrations
African American college administrators
College presidents
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Black power
African American executives--Interviews
African American universities and colleges
African Americans--Civil rights
Civil rights movements--History
College presidents--Interviews
Educational fund raising
Educator--Interviews
African Americans
Segregation
African Americans--Education
African American college students
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements
Executives--Interviews
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Birth 1894-08-01

Death 1984-03-28

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