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Murray, Pauli, 1910-1985


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  • Fuller Name

    • Anna Pauline
  • Variants

    • Murray, Anna Pauline, 1910-1985
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19101120
    • Death Date

        19850701
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Hunter College
        • Organization: (naf) Howard University. School of Law
        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Berkeley
        • Organization: (naf) Yale Law School
        • Organization: (naf) Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
        • Organization: (naf) Ghana School of Law
        • Organization: (naf) National Organization for Women
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Episcopal Church
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Baltimore (Md.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Pittsburgh (Pa.)
    • Gender

        female
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  • Sources

    • found: Author's States' laws on race and color ... 1950.
    • found: NUCMC data from Franklin D. Roosevelt Libr. for Eleanor Roosevelt oral history transcripts, 1977-1980(Pauli Murray; lawyer, educator, author, Episcopal Priest; friend of Eleanor Roosevelt)
    • found: O'Dell, D. Sites of southern memory, 2001:CIP galley (b. 1910; d. 1985)
    • found: Literature resource center WWW site, Apr. 1, 2011((Anna) Pauli(ne) Murray; b. Nov. 20, 1910, Baltimore, Md., d. July 1, 1985, Pittsburgh, Pa.)
    • found: NUCMC data from Moorland-Spingarn Research Center for Her Interview, 1968 Aug. 15 and 17(MURRAY, Pauli (1910-1985); RJB 290; African American lawyer, educator, author, and civil rights activist)
    • found: Information from 678 field, converted April 4, 2015(LL.B., LL.M.)
    • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century, accessed March 13, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database:(Murray, Pauli; Anna Pauline (Pauli) Murray; autobiographer / memoirist, civil rights activist, episcopalian clergyperson, lawyer; born 20 November 1910 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States; graduated from Hunter College in New York City (1933); graduated from Howard Law School in Washington, D.C. (1944); graduate work at the law school at the University of California at Berkeley; a doctoral program at Yale Law School (1965); opened her own practice and became involved in local politics; compiled a volume titled States' Laws on Race and Color (1951); worked with the prestigious New York law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison; taught at the Ghana School of Law in Accra (1960); cofounded of the National Organization for Women; became the first woman of color ordained to the priesthood of the Episcopal Church; her prize-winning autobiography Song in a Weary Throat: An American Pilgrimage (1987), was published posthumously; died 01 July 1985 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States)
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    • 1980-07-17: new
    • 2015-08-12: revised
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