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us: Rhodes, E. Washington

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Eugene Washington
  • Variants

    • us: Rhodes, Eugene Washington
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Camden (S.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Lincoln University (Pa.)
        • Organization: (naf) Temple University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Philadelphia Tribune Charities (Organization)
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Lawyers
          (lcsh) Editors
            (lcsh) Journalists
        • Sources

          • found: Beckett, W.C. Papers, 1920-1968 (E. Washington Rhodes)
          • found: NUCMC data from Lincoln University (Pa.) for Lincoln University (Pa.). Office of the President. Walter L. Wright records, 1922-1945 (Rhodes, Eugene Washington, 1895-1970)
          • found: African American National Biography, accessed September 6, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Rhodes, Eugene Washington; lawyer, editor, publisher, journalist; born 29 October 1895 in Camden, South Carolina, United States; BA from Lincoln University (1921); LLB from Temple University (1924); admitted to the Philadelphia bar (1926); editor (1922-1941) and publisher (1941-1970) of the Philadelphia Tribune; founder and member of the Philadelphia Tribune Charities; chair of the board of directors of the Downingtown Industrial School; assistant district attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1926-1933); representative in the state General Assembly for the Sixth Legislative District of Philadelphia (1938); chair of the state Commission to Study Conditions of Urban Colored Population (1939-1944); died 24 June 1970 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
        • Editorial Notes

          • [Data provided by PAFC/PACSCL]
        • Change Notes

          • 1992-12-21: new
          • 2015-06-08: revised
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