Dr. Benjamin E. Mays; Undated

Title

Dr. Benjamin E. Mays; Undated

Description

Dr. Benjamin E. Mays was the sixth president of Morehouse College. During his 27-year tenure, Morehouse College grew to international prominence. He was noted for his Tuesday morning chapel forum in Sale Hall, where he challenged and inspired students to seek excellence in scholarship and life. Most notably, Martin Luther King Jr. (class of 1948) remembered Mays as his “spiritual mentor,” and “intellectual father.”

Source

Atlanta University Photographs

Contributor

Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library

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All materials in this collection either are protected by copyright or are the property of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. To order a reproduction or to inquire about permission to publish, please contact archives@auctr.edu with specific object file name.

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auc.001.0001.pho.ind.b08

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auc.001.0001.pho.ind.b08.jpg

Citation

“Dr. Benjamin E. Mays; Undated ,” AUC Woodruff Library Digital Exhibits, accessed September 22, 2017, http://digitalexhibits.auctr.edu/items/show/362.

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