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Letter of Support from George Watts Hill to Chancellor James Ferguson

Date: November 17, 1967

Author: George Watts Hill

Biographical/Historical abstract: George Watts Hill was a businessman in Durham, North Carolina.

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Description: This letter, dated November 17, 1967, from George Watts Hill of Durham to University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson congratulates Ferguson on his published comments on the recent Black Power Forum at UNCG. The forum was held November 1-3, 1967. Hill also refers to comments made by Lieutenant Governor Robert Scott, of which Hill is “ashamed” and which he calls “highly political.”

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Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.14.99

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