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Moton oral history collection

Repository: Longwood University. Greenwood Library. Special Collections Room

Collection Description (Extant): The Moton Oral History collection consists of interviews given by students, parents, teachers, school administrators, and other local citizens of Prince Edward County whose lives were impacted by the closing of the public schools in Prince Edward from 1951 to 1965.

Collection URL: http://readpac.longwood.edu/search/X?SEARCH=moton+oral+history&SORT=DX&l=&Da=&b=&Db= External Link

Digital Status: Partial

Extent: 14 sound discs (CD); 14 transcripts

Language: English

Interviewees: Theresa Clark, Dorothy Holcomb, Jackie Reid, Carolyn Wells, Mary Berlin, William Powell, Henry Powell, James Lee, Margaret Brown, Jackie Wall, Shirley Eanes, Ed Peeples, Ruby Walker, Kathy W. Smith, Clara Johnson

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

Subjects:

African American students--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
Civil rights movements--Virginia
Prince Edward County (Va.)
Public schools--Virginia
School integration--Massive resistance movement
School integration--Virginia
Segregation in education--Virginia--Prince Edward County

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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