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Full Name: Frank M Snowden Jr
(1911-2007) Historian, writer. Frank M. Snowden, Jr. was born in York County, Virginia in 1911, and died in Washington, D.C. in 2007. Snowden's family moved to Boston, Massachusetts when he was a child. He received his bachelor’s, master's and doctoral degrees from Harvard, all in the field of classics. Dr Snowden was an authority of blacks in classical antiquity. At the time of his death, he was distinguished professor of history emeritus at Howard University where he had taught since 1940.
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1911 (Unknown) County
Frank M. Snowden, Jr. was born in York County, Virginia in 1911. 
2007 (Unknown) County
Frank M. Snowden, Jr. died in Washington, D.C. in 2007. 
1970 (Unknown) County
Blacks in Antiquity: Ethiopians in the Greco-Roman Experience
(Pub: Harvard University ISBN: )
1983 (Unknown) County
Before Color Prejudice: The Ancient View of Blacks
(Pub: Harvard University ISBN: )
1976 (Unknown) County
The Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume I: From the Pharaohs to the Fall of the Roman Empire
(Pub: Morrow ISBN: )
Written with several co-authors. 
? Dutchess County
Snowden taught classics at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York. 

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