From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Taylor, Gustavus G.

(born: 1904) 

Taylor was born in Louisville, KY. He worked as a real estate broker in Detroit, Michigan, and as a housing manager of the Public Housing Authority in Ecorse, Michigan, in 1943. Beginning in 1944, he was the housing manager of the Public Housing Administration in Inkster, Michigan. Taylor organized the NAACP at the Elks Baptist Church in Inkster. For more see Who's Who in Colored America, 1950.


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NKAA Source: Who's who in colored America: an illustrated biographical directory of notable living persons of African descent in the United States (1950)

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“Taylor, Gustavus G.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 20, 2021,

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