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Response from Chancellor Ferguson to Thomasine Oliver about UNCG Black Power Forum

Date: November 30, 1967

Author: James Sharbrough Ferguson

Biographical/Historical abstract: James Sharbrough Ferguson served as chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro from 1967 to 1979.

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Description: This letter, dated November 30, 1967, is University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Ferguson's response to a November 27, 1967 letter from Janyce Brewer and Thomasine Oliver of the UNCG Student Government Association. The original letter thanked the chancellor for his public comments following the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967 at UNCG. Ferguson's response thanks both students for the letter and expresses his hope that he has contributed to an “improved understanding” of the issue.

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Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.14.189

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