From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Library Directors in the USA)

Wallace M. Van Jackson (1900-1982)


Wallace Van Jackson was the first African American library director at Atlanta University. He was director until 1947. For additional information see Wallace Van Jackson in the blog Little Known Black Librarian Facts, January 2014.

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Wallace M. Van Jackson (1900-1982),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 18, 2024,

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