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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.

Date(s): 2004-2007

Digital Status: No

Extent: 4 video discs (DVDs); 21 transcripts; 1 timeline

Language: English

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

Subjects:

African American educators--Virginia
African American students--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
African Americans--Virginia
Segregation in education--Virginia
Virginia--Race relations

Genres:

Manuscripts
Transcripts
Videorecordings

 

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