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[Portsmouth, Virginia, civil rights oral history project]

Repository: Cinebar Productions, Inc.

Collection Description (CRHP): This project consisted of videotaped interviews of people prominent in the Portsmouth, Virginia, civil rights movement. School desegregation, civil rights demonstrations, and other matters were discussed. James W. Holley III, considered 'Mr. Civil Rights' of Portsmouth and the city's first black mayor, was among those interviewed. The project was of the Portsmouth, Virginia, civil rights oral history project, Virginia.

Date(s): 2007

Digital Status: No

Extent: approximately 8 videorecordings

Language: English

Interviewees: James W. Holley III

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

Subjects:

African American politicians--Virginia
African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia
Civil rights demonstrations--Virginia
Civil rights movements--Virginia
Civil rights workers--Virginia
Portsmouth (Va.)
School integration--Virginia

Genres:

Interviews
Videorecordings

 

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