Who was who

The following people played key roles during the period of UGA's desegregation.  For more detailed biographies, see The Foot Soldier Project for Civil Rights Studies or The New Georgia Encyclopedia.

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O.C. Aderhold

O.C. Aderhold

William Bootle

William Bootle

Harmon Caldwell

Harmon Caldwell

Walter Danner

Walter Danner

Mary Frances Early

Mary Frances Early

Donald Hollowell

Donald Hollowell

Hamilton Holmes

Hamilton Holmes

Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Vernon Jordan

Vernon Jordan

Constance Baker Motley

Constance Baker Motley

Carl Sanders

Carl Sanders

George T. Smith

George T. Smith

Dean Tate

Dean Tate

Calvin Trillin

Calvin Trillin

Elbert Tuttle

Elbert Tuttle

Ernest Vandiver

Ernest Vandiver

Horace Ward

Horace Ward

Joe Williams

Joe Williams