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Spelman Archives Photographic Collection

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View of Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole receiving the "American Woman" award by the Women's Research and Education Institute (WREI) from Dorothy Height. Written on verso: Johnnetta B. Cole, president of Spelman College, accepts the 1990 "American Woman" award. The award is presented annually by the Women's Research and Education Institute (WREI) to honor distinguished leadership in pursuing equity for women. Dorothy Height, a long-time WREI board member and president of the National Council of Negro Women, presented the award to Dr. Cole, September 18, 1990, Washington, D.C.

Date Information

1990-09-18

Format

Black-and-white photographs

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All images in this collection either are protected by copyright or are the property of Spelman College, and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. To order a reproduction or to inquire about permission to publish, please contact hsmith12@spelman.edu with specific object file name.

File Name

sc.002.0044

Comments

At the AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library we are always striving to improve our digital collections. We welcome additional information for any of the photographs in this collection. To submit information, please contact us at DSU@auctr.edu.

Acknowledgements

The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of historic collections as part of the project Our Story: Digitizing Publications and Photographs of the Historically Black Atlanta University Center Institutions.

Keywords

College presidents--United States; Women college presidents--Georgia--Atlanta; Spelman College; Cole, Johnnetta B.; African American universities and colleges--Georgia--Atlanta; Women's Research and Education Institute; District of Columbia; National Council of Negro Women

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