Stokes, Olivia Pearl, 1916-

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Educator, lecturer, author and administrator, Dr. Stokes is an ordained minister in the American Baptist Churches and is well known as a religious educator.

From the description of Olivia Pearl Stokes papers : additions, 1972-1992. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122466732

Educator, minister.

From the description of Reminiscences of Olivia Pearl Stokes : oral history, 1979. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122574364

Educator, lecturer, author and administrator, Dr. Stokes is an ordained minister in the American Baptist Churches and is well known as a religious educator.

During her career Dr. Stokes worked with the Baptist Educational Center in Harlem, the Massachusetts Council of Churches and the National Council of Churches. She also taught at the City University of New York (City College and Lehman College) and New York University. In 1979 Dr. Stokes founded the Greater Harlem Comprehensive Guidance Center, where she served as Executive Director from 1979 to 1990.

From the description of Olivia Pearl Stokes papers, 1936-1991. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122485511

Educator, lecturer, author and administrator, Dr. Stokes is an ordained minister in the American Baptist Churches and is well known as a religious educator.

During her career Dr. Stokes worked with the Baptist Educational Center in Harlem, the Massachusetts Council of Churches and the National Council of Churches. She also taught at the City University of New York (City College and Lehman College) and New York University. In 1979 Dr. Stokes founded the Greater Harlem Comprehensive Guidance Center, where she served as Executive Director from 1979 to 1990.

From the guide to the Olivia Pearl Stokes papers, 1936-1991, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.)

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referencedIn Black Women Oral History Project transcripts, 1976-1981 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Abyssinian Baptist Church Oral History Project, 1992 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Black Women Oral History Project. Records, 1976-1997 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Olivia Pearl Stokes papers, 1936-1991 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
creatorOf Stokes, Olivia Pearl, 1916-. Reminiscences of Olivia Pearl Stokes : oral history, 1979. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Stokes, Olivia Pearl, 1916-. Olivia Pearl Stokes papers : additions, 1972-1992. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf United States Committee for the First World Festival of Negro Arts. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1964-1966. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Stokes, Olivia Pearl, 1916-. Olivia Pearl Stokes papers, 1936-1991. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Stokes, Olivia Pearl, 1916-. Interview with Olivia Pearl Stokes : oral history transcript / Olivia Pear Stokes; tape recorded interview conducted by Sandra M. Watson in 1979. Black Women Oral History Project, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, Cambridge Massachusetts, 1979. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Black Women Oral History Project. Black Women Oral History Project transcripts, 1976-1981. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Interviews of the Black Women Oral History Project, 1976-1981 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Abyssinian Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.). Abyssinian Baptist Church Oral History Project, 1992. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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Religious education--20th century
Women educators
Christian education
Educator--Interviews
African American churches
African American students--Attitudes
African American college teachers
Women and religion
African Americans--Social conditions
Clergy--Interviews
Women educators--United States
Women clergy--Interviews
African American women--Biography
Directors of religious education
Religious education--United States--20th century
African American Baptists
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