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Tamalpais High School's first African American graduate, 1911

@ Mill Valley Public Library



Black and white photograph of the first African American graduate of Tamalpais High School, 1911. His name was William Patterson. His description is having a "satisfied" appearance, "devilish" eyes and ambition "to be a second Booker T. Washington." Complete text: Name - Willliam Patterson; Appearance - Satisfied; Eyes: Devilish; Ambition - To be a seoncd Booker T. Washington; Opinion of the Faclty - He's all right when he's there; Hobby - Cutting; Favorite Song - "My Turquoise Lady"
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