1st black Pasco graduate dies at 73

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Title

1st black Pasco graduate dies at 73

Description

Newspaper clipping of the passing of an African-American woman named Gladys M. Coleman who had died in 1976. She moved with her family from Mississippi in 1906 to Pasco, Washington. She was the first African-American to graduate from Whitman College in Walla Walla in 1922.

Publisher

Hanford History Project at Washington State University Tri-Cities

Date

November 24, 1976

Rights

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Identifier

RG2D_5C002

Files

RG_2D_5C_002.jpg

Citation

“1st black Pasco graduate dies at 73,” Hanford History Project, accessed January 17, 2022, http://hanfordhistory.com/items/show/2393.