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[Nannie Louise Pinchback oral history]

Repository: Sonya Wolen

Collection Description (Extant): Ms. Pinchback, an African American woman, discusses her experiences in the civil rights movement, including being jailed, in Danville, Virginia.

Access Copy Note: Ms. Sonya Wolen, who interviewed her and is assistant director of the Danville Science Center, currently has the digital file of the oral history, and she plans to donate it to an archive. She also has a digital file with the images that were used for the podcast.

An excerpt of the oral history, as well as related images, is available in the Freedom Movement feature of the Sounds Around Virginia: Digital Audio Visitors' Center for Danville and South Virginia at http://visitdanville.ialr.org/freedom%20movement/index.php

Date(s): 2009

Digital Status: Born-digital

Extent: digital audio recording, photographs

Language: English

Related Archival Items: Ms. Pinchback was also featured in the film Rising Up (2007) at http://www2.vcdh.virginia.edu/risingup/bios.html.

Interviewees: Nannie Louise Pinchback

Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights

Subjects:

African American civil rights workers--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
Civil rights demonstrations--Virginia
Civil rights movements--Virginia
Police brutality--Virginia
Violence
Virginia--Race relations

Genres:

Interviews
Photographs
Sound recordings

 

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