E. Frederic Morrow

E. Frederic Morrow

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. E. Frederic Morrow (c. 1906-1994) was the first African American to hold an executive position at the White House. He served President Dwight Eisenhower as Administrative Officer for Special Projects from 1955 to 1961. His brother was Ambassador John H. Morrow.A graduate of the law school of Rutgers University, he attended Bowdoin College from 1926-1930, but had to return to assist his family before graduating. Bowdoin awarded him an honorary LL.D. degree in 1970 The Hackensack, New Jersey native worked for the NAACP before joining the United States Army during World War II. Later, he was a writer for CBS before joining the 1952 Eisenhower campaign. Morrow served as an advisor at the U.S. Commerce Department before being picked for the White House job.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135798286
  • 9786135798289