Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity: A Centennial Celebration
The “Seven Jewels”: Students, Then Brothers
Nathaniel Allison Murray, 1884-1960
Birthplace: Washington, DC
Signed Senior Portrait of Nathaniel Allison Murray, 1911 [view image 1] | [view image 2]
Murray inscribed the back of this photograph to Dr. Burt Green Wilder, Cornell’s first professor of zoology, who served as a surgeon with the Massachusetts 55th Black Volunteer Regiment during the Civil War. Professor Wilder kept in touch with many of his comrades from the regiment.
With great Respect and in