Yale University Honors Its First Black Graduate, Dr. Edward Alexander Bouchet; Memorial Tombstone Unveiled

November 1998
Jet;11/30/98, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p22
Reports that Yale University honored Dr. Edward Alexander Bouchet, its first black graduate and the first black in the United States to earn a doctorate in 1876. Details on the memorial; Biographical data; Education; Career highlights; Accomplishments; Information on Dr. W.E.B. DuBois, the first black to receive a doctorate from Harvard University.


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