The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Interview with Anna Lucile Morgan
Repository: Pikes Peak Library District. Special Collections
Collection Description (Extant): Interview with Anna Lucile Morgan, Colorado Springs, Colorado, by Andrew Gulliford. Mrs. Morgan was born to Peter and Diana Wilson January 23, 1893 in Mobile, Alabama. She came to Colorado Springs with her husband Chester E. Morgan in 1918. Topics include arrival in Colorado Springs in 1918; founding of First Church of God in Christ (Pentecostal) in Colorado Springs, 1918; church activities; large baptisms in Prospect Lake; work available to blacks in Colorado Springs; distribution of races in Colorado Springs; new opportunities for blacks following Civil Rights struggles. Mrs. Morgan died July 6, 1999 at the age of 106.
Access Copy Note: Audio recording available at Pikes Peak Library District, Special Collections
Condition Note: No known condition problems
Digital Status: Yes
Existing IDs: OH-VI-2b
Extent: 1 sound tape reel 7 in.
Finding Aid: No
Related Archival Items: None
Interviewees: Anna Lucile Morgan
Rights (Extant): The collection is open to the public. However, the researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy and copyright that may be involved in the use of this collection.
African American churches--Colorado
African Americans--Civil rights--Colorado
Discrimination in employment