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Letter from Chancellor Ferguson regarding the request for a black student lounge

Date: February 18, 1971

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 February 18, 1971 letter from UNCG Chancellor James S. Ferguson is in response to the Neo-Black Society's request and petition for the university to create a black student lounge. Ferguson's response is to set up meeting for further discussion.

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Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.14.398

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