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Judge Andree Layton Roaf Oral History Center collection

Repository: Josephine School Community Museum: The Clarke County African American Museum and Cultural Center

Collection Description (CRHP): This collection consists of twenty oral histories of African Americans in the Berryhill, Virginia, area. Elders in the community discuss their memories growing up and life in the Berryhill area. Many of the interviews address segregation in education and the interviewees' experiences of attending black schools. A few interviews of teachers address teaching both before and after school desegregation. Photographs accompany this collection.

Date(s): Late 1990s-2002

Digital Status: Partial

Extent: sounds discs (CD); audio tapes; transcripts; photographs

Language: English

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

Subjects:

African American educators--Virginia
African Americans--Education--Virginia
African Americans--Virginia
School integration--Virginia
Segregation in education--Virginia
Virginia--Race relations

Genres:

Interviews
Photographs
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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