Trenholm State Technological College Archives, Dr. Gwen Patton Collection
Samuel Younge Jr.
Samuel Younge began attending Tuskegee Institute in Macon County in 1965 and advocated for civil rights as a member of the
Tuskegee Institute Advancement League. Younge campaigned for racial equality across Alabama and in neighboring Mississippi
before his shooting death in Macon County in 1966.