Jewel S. LaFontant-MANkarious (1922-1997), A.B. Oberlin 1943, ’79 hon., trustee 1981-86. She was the first African American woman to serve as assistant U.S. attorney and the first African American woman to argue a case before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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