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The Last Negroes at Harvard

The Class of 1963 and the 18 Young Men Who Changed Harvard Forever

by Kent Garrett and Jeanne Ellsworth

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The Last Negroes at Harvard
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The Class of 1963 and the 18 Young Men Who Changed Harvard Forever
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Kent Garrett and Jeanne Ellsworth

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A Harvard graduate who attended as one of 18 African American recruits in an early affirmative-action program describes how he reconnected with his fellow graduates half a century later to learn their remarkable stories.

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'We Were Curiosities': One Of 'The Last Negroes At Harvard' Shares His Story

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