Boyd, J. D. (John Dewey), 1899-

Biography:

African American educator and president of Utica College from 1941 to 1947 and Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College from 1957 to 1969. In 1966, Alcorn students led by Medgar Evers held a series of marches to call for the resignation of Boyd.

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