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Hiram Whittle and dorm-mates, University of Maryland, 1952

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Summary:Hiram Whittle, the first African-American undergraduate student at the University of Maryland, College Park, with residents from Temporary Dormitory One, pictured in the 1952 Terrapin yearbook.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:College Park
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:African American students
Students
Genre:Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Source citation:University of Maryland, College Park. Terrapin (1952). University of Maryland, College Park: College Park, Maryland. page 220. UPUB S36.002
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:University of Maryland
University AlbUM Browse terms:People
Collection:University AlbUM
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