From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Library Directors in the USA)

Emma Bradford Perry

Position Title

Dean of Libraries


Southern University and A & M College, John B. Cade Library

Address Line

167 Roosevelt Steptoe Avenue
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813


(225) 771-4991


(225) 771-4113


First librarian elected as a Commissioner to the Commission on Colleges(SACS). First librarian selected for the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Visiting Scholars Program.

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Emma Bradford Perry,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 18, 2024,

Last modified: 2023-09-26 15:51:40