TITLE

Wallace gives apology and award to black woman he tried to keep out of Univ. of Alabama

PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Jet;10/28/96, Vol. 90 Issue 24, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Notes the creation of an award in 1996 by former Alabama Governor George C. Wallace to recognize women who made major improvements in the state. How he tried to keep Afro-American student Vivian Malone Jones out of the University of Alabama in the 1960s; His apology to Jones; Details of the story and award.
ACCESSION #
9611047934

 

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