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Charles P. Adams - "The Founder"

 In 1901, the North Louisiana Colored Farmers Relief Association asked the Tuskegee Institute's Booker T. Washington to find a man capable of setting up an agricultural and industrial school in North ...

 In 1901, the North Louisiana Colored Farmers Relief Association asked the Tuskegee Institute's Booker T. Washington to find a man capable of setting up an agricultural and industrial school in North Louisiana. Charles P Adams was that man. Adams established the Colored Industrial and Agricultural School, now known as Grambling State University, where he served as the university's first president until 1936

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