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Williams, Margaret Yeager

The first African American in the Louisville Parent Teacher Association, Williams was also the first African-American president of United Methodist Women - R. E. Jones Temple and the first African American Dean of the School of Missions. For more see C. Ritchie, "Six 'Women of Distinction' are honored," Courier-Journal (Louisville), 03/24/03, Features section, p. O13.


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NKAA Source: Courier-Journal [Louisville] (newspaper)

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