The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Carver-Price oral history project
Repository: Carver-Price Legacy Museum
Collection Description (CRHP): These twenty-one oral histories examine Carver-Price High School, a former black high school in Appomattox County, Virginia. Former teachers and students as well as a former school secretary were interviewed. After Prince Edward County public schools closed their doors to avoid integration, some students went to Carver-Price High School. A timeline on civil rights and black education from 1865 to 2008 is also included as part of this project.
Digital Status: No
Extent: 4 video discs (DVDs); 21 transcripts; 1 timeline
Related Archival Items: The museum also has artifacts and other documents related to Carver-Price High School.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American educators--Virginia
African American students--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
Segregation in education--Virginia