Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Press Release "Walter Carpenter"

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Title

Press Release "Walter Carpenter"

Description

This press release, written by Mike Kamen at Science Research Associates, Inc. (SRA) in Chicago, Illinois was in regards to Walter M. Carpenter's new position at SRA. Carpenter joined SRA as a stafff associate in the Middle Atlantic States after two years as an administrative assistant for the International Business Machines Corportation (IBM). The release notes Carpenter received his master's degree from the University of Richmond--Carpenter was the first black student to receive a degree from the university in June of 1964. The release also notes he was married with two children, living in Philadelphia. A photograph of Carpenter is included.

Source

Press Release "Walter Carpenter", 4 August 1966, RG 6.2.4 Box 22 Folder 2, University Archives, Virginia Baptist Historical Society.

Date

1966-08-04

Language

English

Type

Identifier

UA6.2.4.22.2-19660804.pdf

Coverage

Richmond (Va).

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Metadata Creator

Irina Rogova

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Citation

“Press Release "Walter Carpenter",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed October 23, 2018, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/2887.