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West Virginia All Black Schools Sports and Academic Hall of Fame

3139 West Street
Weirton, West Virginia 26062

Email: helen@hlj-glaw.com

Phone: 304-748-7116

Repository description (CRHP): This organization, since 2008, has sponsored four reunions that honor former black athletes who have achieved academic success. They are inducted into its hall of fame. Helen Gillison, an attorney, heads this organization, which is dedicated to researching and preserving the history of black education prior to Brown v. Board. The organization is a portable museum and has done hundreds of oral histories during these reunions.

Repository type: Museum

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West Virginia All Black Schools Sports and Academic Hall of Fame oral history project

 

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