TITLE

WOMAN CHAPLAIN BREAKS BARRIER

PUB. DATE
October 1975
SOURCE
Ebony;Oct1975, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Reverend Alice M. Henderson who is an African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church minister in the U.S. It states that Henderson became the first black female chaplain in the Army and celebrates her first year in service. It cites Dr. Henry McNeil Turner who was also an AME minister and became the first African American chaplain in 1863 in the Army.
ACCESSION #
48770179

 

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