Douglas, Rosslee Tenetha Green, 1928-

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Nurse, administrator, and two-time presidential appointee during the administration of Ronald Reagan; native of Florence County, S.C.; 1948 graduate of Dillard University (New Orleans, La.), Lincoln School for Nurses, New York, N.Y., 1952, and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C., 1972; administrative supervisor for outreach and home health, Franklin C. Fetter Health Center, Charleston, S.C., 1969-1979.

Douglas was appointed by S.C. Governor James B. Edwards to State Industrial Commission, 1978; served as director, Office of Minority Economic Impact, 1981-1985; appointed to Martin Luther King Federal Holiday Commission, 1984; received honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree, Medical University of South Carolina, 1985.

From the description of Rosslee Tenetha Green Douglas papers, 1938-2001. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 54483266

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associatedWith Bush, Barbara, 1925- person
associatedWith Bush, George, 1924- person
associatedWith Douglas, Earl Walton, d. 1979. person
associatedWith Edwards, James B., 1927- person
associatedWith King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 person
associatedWith Reagan, Nancy, 1923- person
associatedWith Reagan, Ronald person
correspondedWith Republican Party (S.C.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 person
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Florence County (S.C.)
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African American nurses--Biography
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African American journalists--Biography
African American women--Political activity--History--20th century
African Americans--Political activity


Birth 1928

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