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Oral history interview with Frederick Douglass Patterson, 1981

Creator: Patterson, Frederick D. 1901-1988
Project: United Negro College Fund project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 140 pages. Sound recording: 4 sound cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

College president.

Scope and Contents

President, Tuskegee Institute, 1935-1953: problems of fund raising, changes in philanthropy; United Negro College Fund, 1944- : COURIER article proposal, establishment, purpose, philosophy, foundation support, citiies targeted for fund raising campaigns; changes in organization, relationship with member colleges and college presidents, effect of Brown vs Board of Education on campaign, setting campaign goals.

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