Bethune, Mary McLeod

July 10, 1875–May 18, 1955


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  • Title Bethune, Mary McLeod
  • Coverage July 10, 1875–May 18, 1955
  • Author
  • Keywords Educator, social activist, government official, Trinity Presbyterian Mission School, Scotia Seminary for Negro Girls, Bible Institute for Home and Foreign Missions (later Moody Bible Institute), opened the Daytona Normal and Industrial School for Negro Girls, Bethune-Cookman College, Florida Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs, Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC), adviser on New Deal programs
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date July 24, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 19, 2022
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