TITLE

Million dollar donation

PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Jet;10/28/96, Vol. 90 Issue 24, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of Shaw University president Talbert O. Shaw receiving a donation to restore Shaw University's Leonard Building in 1996. The donation amount from Geoffry C. Bible of Phillip Morris Companies Inc.; How this matches a donation from the US Department of the Interior; Significance of the Raleigh, North Carolina campus building to Afro-American doctors.
ACCESSION #
9611047991

 

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