Born On This Day: Talladega’s Juliette Derricotte #MyHBCUMyStory
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Born On This Day: Talladega’s Juliette Derricotte #MyHBCUMyStory

In the fall of 1931, Fisk University Dean of Women Juliette Derricotte and three Fisk students drove south from Nashville to Georgia in order to visit their families. Outside of Dalton, Georgia, their car collided with another head on. Derricotte’s car rolled over and all the inhabitants tossed out onto the ground. The other driver … Continue reading