Bio: Elliott Percival Skinner (b. 1924) was the U.S. Ambassador to Upper Volta from 1966 to 1969. He was a professor of anthropology at Columbia University and chairman of the department of anthropology from 1972 to 1975.
LBJ Connection: Ambassador to Upper Volta, 1966-1969
Skinner, Elliott Percival, 1924-,
Biographical info page,
LBJ Presidential Library,
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