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dc.contributor.authorWickwire, Chester
dc.contributor.otherWarren, Mame
dc.description.abstractChester Wickwire was born in Nebraska. He completed his undergraduate work at Union College and went on to earn a graduate degree from Yale Divinity School. Wickwire graduated in 1953, and was hired to work at Johns Hopkins University , eventually serving as University Chaplain. Wickwire was a social activist on campus and in the greater Baltimore community, advocating tirelessly for social justice and civil rights for all. In this interview, Wickwire discusses his time as Chaplain as well as his activism. This oral history is a part of the Mame Warren oral histories series.en_US
dc.publisherJohns Hopkins University Sheridan Librariesen_US
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dc.subjectShaffer, G. Wilsonen_US
dc.subject.otherWickwire, Chesteren_US
dc.subject.otherJohns Hopkins Universityen_US
dc.subject.otherBaltimore YMCAen_US
dc.subject.otherLattimore, Owen, 1900-1989en_US
dc.subject.otherToynbee, Arnold, 1889-1975en_US
dc.subject.otherAlbright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971en_US
dc.subject.otherCollege students--Social life and customsen_US
dc.subject.otherHieronimus, Roberten_US
dc.subject.otherSegregation in higher educationen_US
dc.subject.otherEisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985en_US
dc.subject.otherRustin, Bayard, 1912-1987en_US
dc.subject.otherKu Klux Klan (1915- )en_US
dc.subject.otherEllington, Duke, 1899-1974en_US
dc.subject.otherBaez, Joanen_US
dc.subject.otherGordon, Lincolnen_US
dc.subject.otherJohns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratoryen_US
dc.subject.otherStudent protestersen_US
dc.subject.otherCollege chaplainsen_US
dc.subject.otherTutors and tutoringen_US
dc.subject.otherCivil rightsen_US
dc.subject.otherStudent activitiesen_US
dc.subject.otherMiller, Mark Crispinen_US
dc.subject.otherBlack Panther Partyen_US
dc.subject.otherKing, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968en_US
dc.subject.otherVietnam War (1961-1975)en_US
dc.subject.otherMuller, Steven, 1927-2013en_US
dc.subject.otherDog showsen_US
dc.titleOral history of Chester Wickwireen_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US

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