Crowther, Frank, 1932-1976.

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Frank Crowther (1932-1976) was a journalist and 1960 graduate of the University of North Carolina. He had professional connections to the United States Virgin Islands, the Democratic Party, the National Council on the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

From the description of Frank Crowther papers, 1955-1976 [manuscript]. WorldCat record id: 25723850

  • 1932: Frank (Francis Harrison Brundige) Crowther born, 7 August, the son of Rodney G. and Martha Lewis Crowther
  • 1951 - 1955 : Served in United States Marine Corps
  • 1955 - 1958 : Attended University of North Carolina
  • 1958: Leave of absence from University of North Carolina. Worked in American pavilion at Brussels World's Fair with RCA/NBC Color Television Studio
  • 1960: Received A.B. in Philosophy, University of North Carolina
  • 1962 - 1963 : Special Assistant to the governor of the United States Virgin Islands
  • 1964 - 1965 : Worked with Democratic National Committee
  • 1965 - 1968 : Special Assistant to Roger L. Stevens, Chairman, National Council on the Arts and National Endowment for the Arts
  • 1974: 3 June, produced Sesame Street Benefit, New York, N.Y.
  • 1976: Died, 13 May, New York, N.Y.

From the guide to the Frank Crowther Papers, 1955-1976, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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creatorOf Crowther, Frank, 1932-1976. Frank Crowther papers, 1955-1976 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Frank Crowther Papers, 1955-1976 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
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associatedWith Cassavetes, John, 1929-1989. person
associatedWith Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 person
associatedWith McMurtry, Larry. person
associatedWith National Council on the Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003 person
associatedWith Poitier, Sidney person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Virgin Islands of the United States
Journalists--History--20th century


Birth 1932

Death 1976

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