Rainey, Glenn W. (Glenn Weddington), 1907-1989.

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Glenn Weddington Rainey, educator and author, was born 7 April 1907, in Atlanta, Georgia, and died 29 March 1989, in Atlanta, Georgia. A professor of English at Georgia Institute of Technology (1932-1974), Rainey was also a founder of Tech's chapter of the American Association of University Professors and of the Georgia Education Association. He was active in many political and civic organizations including the Georgia Commission on International Cooperation, the Committee for Georgia, Citizens' Fact-finding Committee of Georgia, Atlanta Christian Palestine Committee, and the YMCA. He married (1940) Dorothy Quattlebaum, who was active in Georgia's Democratic Party.

From the description of Glenn W. Rainey papers, 1917-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122385915

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referencedIn Davison, Hal McCluney, 1891-1958. Hal McCluney Davison papers, 1911-1958. Emory University. Special Collections and Archives
referencedIn Sullivan, Patricia, 1950-. Progressive Party oral history interviews, 1975-1982. Emory University. Special Collections and Archives
creatorOf Rainey, Glenn W. (Glenn Weddington), 1907-1989. Glenn W. Rainey papers, 1917-1974. Emory University. Special Collections and Archives
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associatedWith Atlanta Christian Palestine Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Atlanta Community Planning Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977. person
associatedWith Boys High School (Atlanta, Ga.) corporateBody
associatedWith Citizens' Fact-finding Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Commission on Interracial Cooperation. corporateBody
associatedWith Davison, Hal McCluney, 1891-1958. person
associatedWith Democratic Party (Ga.) corporateBody
associatedWith Emory University. corporateBody
associatedWith Georgia Education Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Georgia Institute of Technology. corporateBody
associatedWith Hartsock, Ernest, 1903-1930. person
associatedWith Long, Nat G. person
associatedWith McClatchey, Devereaux. person
associatedWith McGill, Ralph, 1898-1969. person
associatedWith Porohovshikov, Peter S. person
associatedWith Rainey, Dorothy Quattlebaum. person
associatedWith Rainey family. family
associatedWith Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966. person
associatedWith Snelling, Paula. person
associatedWith Southern Conference for Human Welfare. Committee for Georgia. corporateBody
associatedWith Southern Regional Council. corporateBody
associatedWith Sullivan, Patricia, 1950- person
associatedWith Tilly, Dorothy Rogers, 1883-1970. person
associatedWith Woodward, C. Vann (Comer Vann), 1908-1999. person
associatedWith YMCA of the USA. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Atlanta (Ga.)
Associations, institutions, etc.
Citizens' associations
Civil rights
Universities and colleges
Political participation
Poll tax
Race relations
World War, 1939-1945


Birth 1907

Death 1989

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