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|Title:||Enrollment meeting between G.W. McLaurin and J.E. Fellows at University of Oklahoma|
|Date:||1948 Oct. 14|
Test on reverse: "Negro Enrolls at Oklahoma University, G.W. McLaurin, 54, a retired Negro professor, became on Oct. 13 the first member of his race ever to enroll in the all-white University of Oklahoma at Norman, Okla. McLaurin confers with J.E. Fellows, dean of admissions at the University. His admission to the University's graduate school to complete work on a doctor's degree followed a protracted legal fight. 10-14-48" Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.
Local identification number: L1979-37_003
|Types:||Photographic prints | StillImage|
|Subjects:||African American college students | Segregation in higher education--Oklahoma | African American civil rights workers | Clothing & dress | Meetings | Kennedy, Stetson | McLaurin, G. W. | United States, Oklahoma, Norman|
|Collection:||Stetson Kennedy Papers|
|Institution:||Georgia State University Special Collections|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Libraries|
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Cite as: Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Cite as: L1979-37_003,Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
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