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Colorado

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Caroline Bancroft for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-bancroft
Abstract Caroline Bancroft, author and journalist, describes her education at the Denver Public Schools and Smith College. Discusses her journey to becoming a literary editor for the Denver Post and the struggles she encountered along the way. Bancroft reflects on her path to becoming a Colorado historian through classes offered at the University of Denver and her work as an author.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Rachel Noel for Colorado Reflections

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Identifier: couda-noel_rachel
Abstract Rachel Noel, a Colorado educator, was born in Hampton, Virginia and moved to Colorado when her husband started his medical practice. They chose Colorado because Noel's husband could practice medicine in an integrated hospital. Reflects on segregation and discrimination against African Americans in health, housing, education, and daily life in Colorado in the 1950s. Discusses her experience as a committee member appointed by the board of education to look at inequality in Denver Public Schools...
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined