- George B. Kelley
George Biddle Kelley (born in
August 24, 1884in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States) was one of the ("commonly referred to as Jewels") of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity at Cornell Universityin 1906, and Alpha chapter’s first President.
Kelly served on committees that worked out the fraternity handshake and with Robert Ogle on the
Kelley resided in
Troy, New Yorkand was active with Beta Pi Lambda Chapter in Albany, New York.
George Kelley died in
May 5, 1962.
* [http://www.alphaphialpha.net/ Alpha Phi Alpha website]
*cite book | last=Wesley |first=Charles H. |authorlink=Charles H. Wesley| title=The History of Alpha Phi Alpha, A Development in College Life | origyear=1928 |publisher=Foundation Publishers | year=1981 | id=ASIN: B000ESQ14W
*cite book | author=Mason, Herman "Skip"| title=The Talented Tenth: The Founders and Presidents of Alpha | origyear=1997 | publisher=Four-G Publishers, Inc| year=1999| id=ISBN 1-885066-63-5 | chapter='The Devoted Jewel'—George Biddle Kelley
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