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African American women college students -- North Carolina, Western

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Levern Hamlin Scrapbook

Identifier: SM 16-04
Content Description This 42-page scrapbook was put together by Levern Hamlin, a Roanoke, Virginia native who moved to Cullowhee, North Carolina in 1957 to attend Western Carolina College. She was the first Black student to attend Western Carolina College. The scrapbook begins with Hamlin’s account of her arrival at WCC on June 11, 1957 and includes numerous clippings describing the significance of her enrollment. The scrapbook contains entries from her summer semester at WCC extending to July 20th, 1957 when...
Dates: 1957