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Huldah Elizabeth Taylor

Gender: Female

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Biographical/Historical note: Huldah E. “Beth” Taylor attended Guilford College from 1962 to 1964. She was one of four Guilford students arrested in spring 1963 for participation in civil rights protests. Beth grew up in a Quaker family in Pennsylvania and participated in service work in Philadelphia as a teenager. She brought her hope for change and social justice with her to Guilford and became active in Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) activities in Greensboro. Taylor later transferred, graduated from Pennsylvania State, and went into social work.

Items created by this individual or group:
Item thumbnail image Account of participation in the sit-ins
Date: May1963
By: Huldah Elizabeth Taylor
From: Huldah (Beth) Taylor Collection
This personal account by Guilford College student Beth Taylor describes her participation in the sit-ins in Greensboro during 1963 offers background information about the movement and why she felt it ...