N.J.C. Seniors Receive Top Honors

1949-06-05 Sunday Times p. 1 - NJC Seniors Receive Top Awards photo.jpg
1949-06-05 Sunday Times p. 1 - NJC Seniors Receive Top Awards.jpg
1949-06-05 Sunday Times p. 18 - cont. NJC Seniors Receive Top Awards.jpg

Title

N.J.C. Seniors Receive Top Honors

Description

Article in the New Brunswick newspaper Sunday Times about the Heritage Award presented to Emma Andrews and Evelyn Sermons by the Associate Alumnae of the New Jersey College for Women (later Douglass College). 

The article contains a photograph of the two African American students receiving their award pins from the alumnae. The caption below the photograph reads: "Heritage Awards are presented to two New Jersey College for Women seniors at Reunion Day luncheon in recognition of their furtherance of interracial understanding. Left to right are, Miss Evelyn Sermons, Somerville, Mrs. O. Wesley Davidson, Associate Alumnae president, Miss Emma Andrews, Plainfield, and Miss Marianne Schmidt, reunion toastmistress."

Date

1949-06-05

Language

English

Publication

Place of publication

Page

1 and 18

Citation

“N.J.C. Seniors Receive Top Honors,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed June 28, 2022, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/465.