Philanthropy in Black Higher Education

A Fateful Hour Creating the Atlanta University System

  • Authors
  • Vida L. Avery

Part of the Philanthropy and Education book series (PHILAED)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 1-12
  3. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 13-45
  4. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 47-75
  5. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 77-100
  6. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 101-121
  7. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 123-147
  8. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 149-173
  9. Vida L. Avery
    Pages 175-181
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 183-290

About this book


Analyzing the circumstances surrounding the creation and development of the Atlanta University System, this book shows how philanthropists' positive involvement created a unique higher educational center for black Americans that exists nowhere else in the nation.


cooperation education higher education university

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-44797-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28101-2
  • About this book