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African American Student Project


A searchable database lists the names and years of attendance of every African American student who attended the University for any length of time from 1853 until 1956. Includes archival materials and other data for an in-depth look at African American experiences at U-M.


African American Student Project


University History


Students / Alumni

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A photograph from the fifth annual banquet of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity on May 10, 1912.


Bentley Historical Library Image Bank. Accessed: March 21, 2022.