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  • Rev. Erastus Milo Cravath, D.D. (1833 - 1900)
    Erastus Milo Cravath, Sr. Find A Grave Memorial ID # 5991868 Erastus M. Cravath was born on this date in He was a white-American abolitionist, educator, Chaplin, University founder and administrat...
  • Ruth Anna Cravath (1833 - 1922)
    Ruth Anna Cravath (Jackson) Find A Grave Memorial ID # 3184813
  • Frederic Pryor (1933 - 2019)
    Frederic LeRoy Pryor (April 23, 1933 – September 2, 2019) was an American economist. While studying in Berlin during the partition of the city in 1961, he was imprisoned in East Germany for six month...
  • Herbert Adolphus Miller, PhD (1875 - 1951)
    Professor Herbert Adolphus Miller, PhD Find A Grave Memorial ID # 183380825 In Black Mountain, North Carolina, on May 7, the eminent sociologist, Herbert Adolphus Miller, died after a long illness...
  • James McCleery (1837 - 1871)
    James McCleery (December 2, 1837 – November 5, 1871) was an Ohio-born lawyer and officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He also served as U.S. Representative from Louisiana.


Oberlin College

Oberlin College is a private liberal arts college in Oberlin, Ohio, noteworthy for having been the first American institution of higher learning to regularly admit female and black students in addition to white males. The Oberlin Conservatory of Music, part of the college, is the oldest continuously operating conservatory in the country." Oberlin is noted for its political and social significance, often serving as "the prototype for progress even in the face of strong resistance."

Oberlin is a member of the Great Lakes Colleges Association and the Five Colleges of Ohio consortium.

Notable Alumni