Peel, Jesse, Oral History, (UA95-10)

University Archives #UA95-10

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Jesse Peel Oral History
    Creator: Peel, Jesse R., M.D.
    Dale, Zachary
    Repository: East Carolina University Archives
    Language: English
    Abstract: In this oral history Dr. Jesse Peel discusses the creation of the Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center and LGBT Advisory Board at East Carolina University.
    Extent: 1 Items,
  • Description
     

    In this oral history Dr. Jesse Peel discusses the creation of the Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center and LGBT Advisory Board at East Carolina University.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    Jesse Peel was born and raised in Everretts, North Carolina and attended undergraduate and medical school at UNC-Chapel Hill. He completed his psychiatric training in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served in the Navy in the Vietnam War before joining the faculty at Vanderbilt University. After five years he moved to Atlanta, Georgia and began working as a psychiatrist. Dr. Peel has been a devoted social activist and philanthropist for over three decades, having worked with many organizations including AID Atlanta and funding the Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center at East Carolina University.

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    Jesse Peel Oral History. UA95-10. University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

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Oral history interview


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