African-American Students

Finding Aid 50
Union College Archives

UC 6.1 African-American Students

Record Group : 6 (College Milestones)
Collection : 1
Location : Archive Box

Processing Information : Finding Aid created by Bruce Miracle on August 30, 2011.

Note : The first African-American students were admitted to Union College in Fall 1954.


Folder 1 :

  • Two photocopies of the front page of the October 27, 1954 Orange and Black (v.30, no.1) with the Headline: “Union Admits Negro Students”.
  • Information sheet created by Librarian/Archivist Bruce Miracle providing the names and information concerning the first black Union College students, the first black graduate and the first Master’s recipient along with a URL link to the Lyrasis Internet Archive copies of the Stespean and the Union College Bulletin and a link to the Union College Alumni Magazine.