Oral history interview with Benjamin E. Mays [electronic resource], 1980
|Creator: ||Mays, Benjamin E. 1894-1984||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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Educator; interviewee d.1984.
Scope and Contents
Childhood, education: Bates College BA 1920, University of Chicago MA 1925, PhD 1935; early work experience and teaching positions; president of Morehouse College 1940-67; planning, organization and objectives of United Negro College Fund (UNCF), fundraising for UNCF; president of UNCF, 1958-61; challenges and changes in UNCF.