The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
[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.
Existing IDs: H03-1507.2
Extent: Transcript and CD. 1 folder.
Interviewees: Sylvia Brown Banks
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American churches--Michigan
Discrimination in education