Happy Birthday James Meredith June 25, 1933-

James Meredith flierSecond Reconstruction icon James H. Meredith will celebrate his 82nd birthday June 25, 2015.

Luis Clavell, President, Library of Congress Chapter, Blacks in Government will honor James Meredith with the Daniel A.P. Murray Lifetime Achievement Award June 26, 2015.

Mr. Murray (1852-1925) was the first African American library assistant to serve at the Library of Congress. He was also an author, educator, and a historian.

Timeline of James Howard Meredith 1933-2015

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.