DR. OSCAR J. COOPER

1888 - 1972

DR. OSCAR J. COOPER

The most honorable Oscar J. Cooper was born in Washington, D.C. He went on to graduate from the M Street High School, Washington, D.C. and obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree, Howard University in 1913. He obtained a Doctor of Medicine Degree from Howard University in 1917, and practiced medicine in Philadelphia, PA for 50 years.

PROFESSOR FRANK COLEMAN

1890 - 1967

PROFESSOR FRANK COLEMAN

The most honorable Frank Coleman was born in Washington, D.C. He Graduated from the M Street High School, Washington,D.C. & went on to obtain a Bachelor of Science Degree from Howard Univ. in 1913 & a Master of Science Degree from the Univ. of Chicago. He was a Professor & head of the Physics Department at Howard Univ. & a U.S. Army Officer, WWI.

BISHOP EDGAR A. LOVE

1891 - 1974

BISHOP EDGAR A. LOVE

The most honorable Edgar A. Love was born in Harrisburg, VA. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Howard. He also obtained Bachelor of Divinity Degree, Howard Univ.; a Bachelor of Sacred Theology Degree, Boston Univ.; Doctor of Divinity Degree (Honorary) from Morgan College. He was a U.S. Army Chaplain in WWI, & a Bishop, Methodist Church.

DR. ERNEST E. JUST

1883 - 1941

DR. ERNEST E. JUST

The most honorable Ernest E. Just was born in Charleston, SC. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, Dartmouth College (Phi Beta Kappa), and was awarded the Spingarn Medal by the NAACP in 1915. He earned a Dr. of Philosophy Degree, Univ. of Chicago in 1916; and became the 19th honoree in the USPS Black Heritage Stamp Series on Feb. 1, 1996.