A Digital Collection Celebrating the Founding of the Historically Black College and University is a collection of primary resources from HBCU libraries and archives. It includes over 1,000 scanned pages and represents HBCU libraries’ first collaborative effort to make a historic collection digitially available.
Educator and Missionary Fanny Jackson Coppin, 1913. Received her Bachelor's from Oberlin College in 1865. Went on to teach Greek and Mathematics at Cheyney University of PA and founded Coppin State University in 1900, a HBCU in Baltimore. Coppin has been offering academic opportunities for the last 113 years.