Yvonne Walker-Taylor, Bishop Dougal Ormonde Beaconfield Walker and other unidentified   Save
Yvonne Walker-Taylor, Bishop Dougal Ormonde Beaconfield Walker and other unidentified women in the West Indies photograph
Description: Photograph of Yvonne Walker-Taylor, Bishop Dougal Ormonde Beaconfield Walker and several unidentified women taken in the West Indies, the birth place of Bishop Walker. He was the 66th Bishop appointed to the African Methodist Episcopal church and the 10th president of Wilberforce University in the 1940s. Walker-Taylor later went on to follow in his footsteps, and became the first female African American college president in the United States when she was named the 16th president of Wilberforce University in 1984. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: NAM_P2_B05F09_E_1
Subjects: Historical Black Colleges and Universities; Wilberforce University; African American men; Religion in Ohio; African American women; African American Educators
Places: West Indies