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Sacramento ethnic communities survey [oral history interviews]

Repository: Center for Sacramento History

Collection Description (CRHP): Interviews with Clarence Bernard Canson and Nathaniel Sextus Colley pertain to the Civil Rights Movement.

Collection Description (Extant): The Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey (1983-1985) included conducting oral histories of prominent members of the numerous ethnic groups that settled in the Sacramento region. A small portion of these recordings have been indexed and transcribed. The transcriptions are available as PDF files through the hyperlinks below. All interviews are available for researchers to listen to in the CSH reading room.

Access Copy Note: Transcripts are available online.

Collection URL: http://www.cityofsacramento.org/ccl/history/collections/oral_histories.asp External Link

Date(s): 1983-1985

Language: English

Interviewees: Grace Jenkins Brown, Clarence Bernard Canson, Robert Canson, Nathaniel Sextus Colley, Albert Hicks, Phillip Jenkins, Leonard Keene, Elizabeth Benbow Johnson Love, Vincent "Ted" Thompson

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

Subjects:

African Americans--California
Civil rights movements--California

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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