Four Local Men Receive Degrees at U. Va. Exercises
University of Virginia. School of Medicine
African Americans -- Education
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This article, titled "Four Local Men Receive Degrees At U. Va. Exercises," appeared in the June 13, 1957 issue of Rockbridge County News. The article announced the graduation of four local men from the medical school at University of Virginia. There is a note on the folder containing the clipping: "Edward was one of the two first black people admitted to the U. of Va. medical school (opthamologist). Alex Wood note 6/20/07."