(1918-2006)Businessman and civil rights leader, Mr. Porter served twenty-four years on the board of trustees at the University of Louisville, four terms as chairman and helped guide the University into the state system of higher education. A firm believer that "education is the greatest equalizer," Mr. Porter supported efforts to increase the enrollment and success rates of African American students. The Porter Scholarship is named in his honor.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 608477 N 4230980|
|Decimal Degrees||38.22026667, -85.76076667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 13.216', W 85° 45.646'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 13' 12.96" N, 85° 45' 38.76" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 258-298 W Cardinal Blvd, Louisville KY 40208, US|
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