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[Interview with Sylvia (Brown) Banks]

Repository: Hope College. Joint Archives of Holland

Collection Description (Extant): Sylvia (Brown) Banks, daughter of Emmett and Leonardine (Jackson) Brown, African-American resident of the North Holland area, and class of 1961 graduate of Holland High School. The collection contains her 2003 oral history recording and transcript concerning her family's move to the area from Chicago in 1943 to farm, her grandparents Leonard Foster and Gladys Leone Stoutmire, a cross burning incident, prejudice at the Harlem School, and the Full Gospel All-Nation Pentecostal Church.

Date(s): 2003

Existing IDs: H03-1507.2

Extent: Transcript and CD. 1 folder.

Language: English

Interviewees: Sylvia Brown Banks

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

Subjects:

African American churches--Michigan
African Americans--Michigan
Discrimination in education
Race discrimination--Michigan

Genres:

Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts

 

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