Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Marcellus Neal

image number:

P0021555

description:

This image scanned from page 196 of the 1895 Arbutus yearbook. At present (2013) this is the only known image of Marcellus Neal.

Neal was the first African American to graduate from Indiana University. He received an AB degree in Mathematics, 1895.

date taken:

1895

personal name:

Neal, Marcellus

corporate name:

Mathematics, Department of

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Portraits

series:

Individuals