Alice Jackson

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Alice Carlotta Jackson was the first African American to apply to the University of Virginia. When she did so in 1935, it eventually prompted changes to admission policies. [1] Her papers were donated to Special Collections in 2004.


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  1. Web. [http://www.virginia.edu/woodson/projects/kenan/jackson/jackson.html Alice Carlotta Jackson First African American to Apply to U.Va.], Priya Parker, 2004, retrieved January 20, 2015.