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  • Collection: Velma Bell Hamilton

12-47-003 Velma Bell Hamilton Obit.jpg
The obituary of Velma Bell Hamilton

A biographical sketch of Velma Bell Hamilton by Cheryl Johnson Caldwell

12-51-001 Allen Family.jpg
A family portrait of the Allen family, including Malvina Allen Bell, who was Velma Bell's mother.

Terrarium #19 - Velma Bell - freshman ID photo 001.jpg
Velma Bell would have posed for this picture as a freshman at Beloit College in 1926. Image located in Beloit College Archives.

Terrarium #19 - Velma Bell - Phi Beta Kappa.jpg
Velma Bell, front row left, stands with Beloit College's recipients of Phi Beta Kappa, 1930. She was the first person of color to receive the honor at the college. The photograph is located in Beloit College's Gold yearbook.

Commencement 1991 - Velma Bell Hamilton002.jpg
Velma Bell Hamilton was honored at Beloit College's Commencement in 1991. She received an honorary doctorate in humane letters.
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