The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Kinchlow, Gina Lloyce
Repository: Western Kentucky University. Department of Library Special Collections
Collection Description (Extant): Collection consists of interviews and associated items conducted by Gina Kinchlow with two African American women, Carolyn Kay (Williams) Alexander and Vivian (Johnson) Glass. They discuss a variety of topics, including education, family, social life, segregation, and 'Juneteenth,' or Emancipation Day, celebrations in Texas. Includes transcript and tape summary for Alexander interview and a tape summary only for the Glass interview. The collection also contains supplemental materials such as genealogical data, maps, photocopies of family photos and family photographs. This project was completed as a requirement for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University in 1984.
Digital Status: No
Existing IDs: FA 4
Extent: 1 box (11 folders, 29 items)
Finding Aid: Finding aid is available at repository.
Interviewees: Carolyn Kay (Williams) Alexander, Vivian (Johnson) Glass.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American women--Texas
African Americans--Social conditions
African Americans--Social life and customs
Civil rights movements--Texas