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, The 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.