ERIC Number: ED156798
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Mar-27
Reference Count: 0
Fidelia Adams Johnson: Ingenious Daughter of the Founder of Grambling State University. From Voices of Inspiration Series, an Oral History Project.
Grambling State Univ., LA. Dept. of History and Philosophy.
In this brief oral history, the life of Fidelia Adams Johnson is recounted with sections devoted to her family background, formative years, college experience, working life and retirement years as a black woman of influence. Her grandfather helped establish Tuskegee Institute and her father founded Louisiana's Grambling State College. Fidelia graduated from Tuskegee. Later, in addition to serving as basketball coach at Grambling State, she was responsible for the establishment of their home economics department. (PR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Grambling State Univ., LA. Dept. of History and Philosophy.
Identifiers: Tuskegee Institute AL; Washington (Booker T)