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Laura Marie Leary

Date: 1966 | Identifier: 50.01.1966.370
Senior portrait of Laura Marie Leary (Elliott), the first African American undergraduate student to graduate from East Carolina College in 1966, with a B.S. in Business Administration. Leary, of Vanceboro, N.C., was the first black student to attend East Carolina College full-time in the Fall of 1963. Photo taken from the 1966 Buccaneer, yearbook of East Carolina College. more...
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