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African American Heritage at Oberlin

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    Featured here are photographs and documents from the collections of the Oberlin College Archives. The display provides a brief glimpse into the history of African American Heritage at Oberlin.

   "Whereas information has been received from Rev. John J. Shipherd, expressing a wish that students may be received in the Institution irrespective of color."

Records of the Board of Trustees, Minute Book, 1834-1877, Volume 1.

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