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Oral history interview with Turner C. Battle, III [electronic resource], 1981

Creator: Battle, Turner C., 1926-
Project: United Negro College Fund project.
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Phys. Desc. :Sound file: digital preservation master, WAV files (96kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Family background; Oakwood College, BA; Temple University, MFA; teacher, Philadelphia school system, 1955-65; Assistant Professor, Elmira College, Associate Professor of Art 1968-70, Moore College, 1968-70; Higher Education Coalition of Southeastern Pennsylvania; Teaching fellow, New York University, 1970-72; Director, counselling, Westminster Choir College, 1974-74; assistant executive director, United Negro College Fund from 1974: staff problems, fund raising, integration, comparison of black to other ethnic communities; impressions of Christopher Edley and William Trent.


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