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Charles E. Merrill Jr.
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Born 1920
Died (aged 97)
Nowy Sącz, Poland
Alma mater Harvard College
Occupation Educator, author, philanthropist
Spouse(s) Mary K. Merrill

Charles E. Merrill Jr. (1920 – November 29, 2017) was an American educator, author, and philanthropist. He was best known for supporting historically black colleges and founding the Commonwealth School in Boston.

Merrill Jr. died on November 29, 2017, in Nowy Sącz, Poland at the age of 97.

  • Commonwealth School Website [1]
  • Article re Merrill College at UC Santa Cruz [2]
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