Olen Cole

TitleProfessor

DepartmentHistory

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Emailcoleo@ncat.edu

OfficeGibbs Hall
Room: 331A

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Olen Cole

Education

Ph D: United States History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986

MA: United States History, California State University, Fresno, 1976

BA: United States History, California State University, Fresno, 1972


Research Interests

20th Century American & African-American History The Great Depression and the New Deal (1930s)


Recent Publications

Cole, Jr., Olen  (2010).  "Work and Opportunity: African Americans in the CCC".  (2,  49,  pp. 12 - 15).  Tar Heel Junior Historian.

Cole, Olen  (2006).  Encyclopedia of the Great Black Migration of the Twentieth Century.  In Steven A. Reich  (Volume 1: A-L,  pp. 506).  Greenwood Press.

Cole, Olen  (1999).  The African-American Experience in the Civilian Conservation Corps.  (1,  ).  University Press of Florida.

Cole, Jr., Olen  (1991).  "Black Youth in the Program of the Civilian Conservation Corps in California, 1933-1942: An Ambivalent Legacy".  (Volume 1,  pp. 121 - 127).  Forest & Conservation History.

Cole, Jr., Olen  (1991).  "Black Youth in the Program of the National Youth Administration in California, 1935-1943".  (No 4,  pp. pp. 385-402).  Southern California Quarterly.