The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
[Symposiums on the Prince Edward County schools closings]
Repository: Hampden-Sydney College Library
Collection Description (CRHP): This collection consists of video recordings of symposiums on the 40th and 50th anniversaries of the Prince Edward County schools closings: "Prince Edward Stories: Race, Schools, America, October 25-29, 1999" and "Closing Doors, Opening Doors: Fifty-Years After the School-Closing in Prince Edward County."
Date(s): 1999, 2009
Digital Status: Partial
Existing IDs: Call no LA380.P7 P7
Call no LA380.P74 C56 2009
Extent: 6 videocassettes (VHS format); 6 videodiscs
Related Archival Items: The library also has this sound disc: With profound regret [sound recording] : remembering the 50th anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education. See the catalog record for more details: http://22.214.171.124/record=b1177262~S0.
Interviewees: Peter R. Wallensteinm, Robert A. Pratt, Clem Venable, William vanden Heuvel, L. Francis "Skip" Griffin, Jr., Lawrence J. Pijeaux, Jr., John Franklin, Eric B. Griffin, Eugene W. Hickok, Deneese "Dee" Jones, Michael Cheuk, J.P. Ashton, Eric B. Griffin, C. Frank Archer, Jr.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights movements--Virginia
Prince Edward County (Va.)
School integration--Massive resistance movement
Virginia--Politics and government