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African American women -- Education

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Geraldine Mowbray-Arnett collection

Call Number: RH MS 1489
Overview Dr. Geraldine Mowbray-Arnett was the first known African American woman to attend the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1937. She went on to have a succesful career and eventually become the director for the Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York. This collection includes newspaper clippings, yearbooks, correspondence, several photographs, a dissertation including an interview with her, and items from her time in the Sumner High School Alumni Association, as well as a few papers...
Dates: 1908 - 2012