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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/11286/581385
Title:
Richard R. Wright, Sr., 1891-1921
Authors:
Asa H. Gordon Library Special Collections
Other Titles:
Major Richard Robert Wright, Sr.
Affiliation:
Georgia Industrial College for Colored Youths
Publisher:
Savannah State College (Savannah State University)
Issue Date:
1891
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/11286/581385
Type:
Image
Language:
en_US
Description:
Richard R. Wright, Sr. served as the first president of Georgia State Industrial College. During his thirty year tenure, enrollment increased from 8 to 585 students and the expanded curriculum included a normal division, courses in agriculture and mechanical arts, and four years of high school. The college awarded its first baccalaureate degree in 1898. He was an American military officer, educator, politician, civil rights advocate, and banking entrepreneur, who served as president from 1891 to 1921.
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University Presidents

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dc.contributor.authorAsa H. Gordon Library Special Collectionsen
dc.date.accessioned2015-10-28T21:06:15Zen
dc.date.available2015-10-28T21:06:15Zen
dc.date.issued1891en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11286/581385en
dc.descriptionRichard R. Wright, Sr. served as the first president of Georgia State Industrial College. During his thirty year tenure, enrollment increased from 8 to 585 students and the expanded curriculum included a normal division, courses in agriculture and mechanical arts, and four years of high school. The college awarded its first baccalaureate degree in 1898. He was an American military officer, educator, politician, civil rights advocate, and banking entrepreneur, who served as president from 1891 to 1921.en
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherSavannah State College (Savannah State University)en
dc.subjectAfrican American College Presidentsen
dc.subjectAfrican American universities and colleges--Georgia—Savannahen
dc.subjectSavannah (Ga.)en
dc.subjectChatham County (Ga.)en
dc.titleRichard R. Wright, Sr., 1891-1921en_US
dc.title.alternativeMajor Richard Robert Wright, Sr.en
dc.typeImageen
dc.contributor.departmentGeorgia Industrial College for Colored Youthsen
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