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The HistoryMakers Video Oral History With Roland C. McConnell

Lane, Edgar Carey; HistoryMakers (Video Oral History Collection)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Historian Roland C. McConnell was born in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada on March 10, 1910. Graduating from Dunbar High School in 1927, McConnell earned his A.B. degree in 1931 and his M.A. degree in 1933 from Howard University where he was introduced to Carter G. Woodson. After graduation, he taught at Elizabeth State Teachers College before joining the United States Army in 1942. In 1943, McConnell was visiting lecturer at Howard. He received his Ph.D. degree from New York University in 1945 and was recruited by Morgan State University in 1948 where he became chairman of the Division of Social Science and Department of History. McConnell chaired the Maryland Commission on Afro-American History and Culture. He was the recipient of the Meritorious Plaque from the State of Maryland in 1972. McConnell wrote a history of his beloved Morgan Park neighborhood in Baltimore. McConnell passed away on May 1, 2007 at age 97.
Performers
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Release Date
2016
Run Time
133 min.
Language
English
Variant Title
History Makers video oral history with Roland C. McConnell
Roland C. McConnell
Credits
Videographer, Edgar Carey Lane.
Published
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Recording Info
Recorded Baltimore, Maryland 2004 June 10.
Description
1 online resource (5 video files (2 hr., 13 min.)) : sound, color
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