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Willa Brown
Willa Brown
TitleWilla Brown
DescriptionPhotograph of Willa Brown taken from the 1937 Indiana State University Sycamore. Willa Brown was the first African American woman to hold a pilot's license and the first African American woman to run for Congress.
Photographerunknown
RepositoryIndiana State University Archives, Cunningham Memorial Library, 6 1/2 Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, 47809, http://library.indstate.edu/archives.
Date Digital2006-01-19
Date Original1927
CoverageUnited States -- Indiana --Vigo County -- Terre Haute -- 1937
SubjectIndiana State University
Universities & colleges
Students
Aeronautics
Air pilots
African Americans
Politics & government
Women
Brown, Willa Beatrice, 1906-1992
WV3 SubjectEducation
Famous Hoosiers
People
Politics
Transportation
TypeImage
Technical MetadataImage/TIFF
Format of original1.5x2in; 300dpi
RightsDigital Image Copyright ©2006 Indiana State University Archives. All rights reserved.
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