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Greene, B. Gwendolyn (Betty Gwendolyn), 1922-2010


Biographical Note

B. Gwendolyn Greene (Betty Gwendolyn) was born in Buffalo, New York on April 4, 1922. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Virginia State University in 1943, and served as Assistant Dean of Women at Virginia.

In 1952 she earned a Master of Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh, and subsequently held several positions: Program Director in Residential Treatment for the Children's Aid Society; Program Director for the Huntington House in Syracuse, NY; Director of Service to Military Families and Veterans for the Buffalo Red Cross; and active member of the Buffalo Urban League.

B. Gwendolyn Greene died on June 27, 2010 in Buffalo, New York at age 88.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

B. Gwendolyn Greene papers on the Buffalo Urban League

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS 255
Abstract Materials concerning the Buffalo Urban League and its Director, William L. Evans, as collected by B. Gwendolyn Greene.

Uncrowned Queens Digital Oral History project

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 114
Overview Oral histories of Georgia Burnette, Gwendolyn Greene, Thelma Hardiman, Eva Noles, Garnet Hicks Wallace conducted by Peggy Brook-Bertram and Barbara Seals Nevergold of the Uncrowned Queens Institute for Research and Education on Women, Inc.