Vera Brantley McMillon

1909-1987

Vera McMillon worked for the Public Welfare Department for 37 years, co-founded Tri City People’s Organization for Progress and a branch of the National Council for Negro Women. She also co-wrote a radio program on NJ Afr. Am. history and worked with the NJ Historical Society. She was an officer of the Fannie Rountree Missionary Society.

Bibliography

M-10, McMillion (mispelling), Vera Brantley, Newark News Morgue, Newark Public Library

Women’s Project of NJ, Past and Promise Lives of New Jersey Women

Digitized records from Newark Library

Newark Biography Collection, Newark Public Library (funeral program)

“Vera McMillion, 77, Newark Social Worker” Star Ledger Feb 22, 1987