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us: Cayton, Horace R. (Horace Roscoe), 1903-1970

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  • Fuller Name

    • Horace Roscoe
  • Variants

    • us: Cayton, Horace Roscoe, 1903-1970
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1903
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1970
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Seattle (Wash.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Washington
        • Organization: (naf) Fisk University
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Works Progress Administration
        • Organization: (naf) Parkway Community House
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        (lcsh) Educators
          (lcsh) Authors
            (lcsh) Sociologists
              (lcsh) Authors
                (lcsh) Sociologists
            • Earlier Established Forms

                Cayton, Horace Roscoe, 1903-1970Cayton, Horace Roscoe,1903-1970
            • Sources

              • found: NUCMC data from St. Cloud State Univ. Library Resources Services for Compton, I. Papers, 1947-[ongoing] (Horace R. Cayton)
              • found: LC data base, 3-23-92 (hdg.: Cayton, Horace Roscoe, 1903-1970; usage: Horace R. Cayton)
              • found: WWWA, 1969-1973 (Horace Roscoe Cayton, 1903-1970; writer and sociologist)
              • found: Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition, accessed January 16, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Cayton, Horace Roscoe, Jr.; Horace Cayton; sociologist, educator, author; born 1903 in Seattle, Washington, United States; received a degree in sociology from University of Washington; was appointed assistant to the U.S. Secretary of the Interior (1934); worked as instructor of economics and labor at Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee (1935); directed Works Progress Administration (WPA), Chicago (1936); was director of Chicago's Parkway Community House (1940); co-author of Black Metropolis (1945), a book that received Anisfield-Wolf Award; died 1970 in United States)
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