From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Taylor, Joseph H.

(born: 1898) 

Taylor was born in Burkesville, KY. He was dean of the Alabama State Teachers College [now Alabama State University] from 1930-1939 and later history professor and chairman of the division of social science at North Carolina College for Negroes [now North Carolina Central University], beginning in 1939. His doctoral dissertation was entitled, The Restriction of European Immigration, 1890-1924. Taylor was also author of a number of articles. For more see Who's Who in Colored America, 1950.


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NKAA Source: The Restriction of European immigration, 1890-1924
NKAA Source: Who's who in colored America: an illustrated biographical directory of notable living persons of African descent in the United States (1950)

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“Taylor, Joseph H.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 27, 2022,

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