Ouida Clapp

By Patrick Kavanagh
History of Women in Forest Lawn Lawn Cemetery

Section 33, Lot 647
Date of Death: 10/22/2000
(Administrator/Buffalo Public Schools)

Ms. Clapp was the first African American woman administrator in the Buffalo School System. She was the Director of Language Arts for the Buffalo Public Schools. She retired in 1985; she received the Medgar Evers Civil Rights Award by the Buffalo NAACP along with her husband, Claude 0. Clapp, in 1986.

See also Uncrowned Queens

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