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Edward O. Diggs and Family

Edward O. Diggs and Family

Edward O. Diggs and family, c. 1951. Diggs, an alumnus of Winston-Salem Teachers College, was the first African American admitted to the University of North Carolina Medical School. From left to right are the Diggs children: Beverly Elise; Sharon Patrice; Edward O., II; Dr. Diggs’ wife Hazel G.; and Edward O. Diggs.

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