African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 1755
Call Number: RG 186
Abstract: The Sewanee Controversy Papers include the official documents surrounding the event, as well as personal correspondence and collected material. From 1952 to 1954 there was great controversy over the admission policies of the School of Theology at the University of the South at Sewanee, an Episcopal Seminary. On June 6, 1952, the Board of Trustees rejected a request by the Synod of the Fourth Province to "open the existing seminaries in the South to students of all races." The Board of...