Education and national survival

Silber, John
January 1988
Vital Speeches of the Day;1/15/88, Vol. 54 Issue 7, p215
Primary Source Document
Presents a speech by John Silber, president of Boston University, delivered at the Presidential Convocation in St. Paul's College in Lawrenceville, Virginia on November 4, 1987. Role of St. Paul's College in the emancipation of slaves; Achievements of college founder James Solomon Russell; Significance of the Single Parent Support System program developed by Marvin Scott, successor of Russell, to single mothers.


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