The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
[Dissent in Wichita oral history collection]
Repository: Wichita State University. Ablah Library. Special Collections and University Archives
Collection Description (CRHP): These interviews were conducted by Dr. Gretchen Eick, professor at Friends University, for her book "Dissent in Wichita: The Civil Rights Movement in the Midwest, 1954-72," University of Illinois Press, 2001.
Access Copy Note: These 80+ interviews are intended for deposit with the Ablah Library, Wichita State University. Contact repository to check for availability.
Interviewees: Peggy Hatcher Wesley, Robert Newby, Daisy Blue Tanner, Carol Parks Hahn, Ronald Walters, Prentice Lewis, Vivian Parks Curtis, Lequeatta Glass Diggs, Vashti Crutcher Lewis, Gerald Walters, Rosie Hughes, Castella White, Jacqueline Lewis Gilbert, Maxine Walters, Leonard Wesley, Matt Greene, Mary Ellen Lewis London, Curtis McClinton, Billy McCray, Xavier Howard, Edgar Gardenhire, Elizabeth White Schiavi, Joanne Ross, Lee Streiff, Bishop Richard Wilkie, June Hicks, Irene Sprinkle, Fern Merrifield Van Gieson, Floyd Watson, Floyd Watson, Annabelle Haupt, Betty Welsbacher, William Minner, Curtis McClinton Sr., Carl A. Bell Jr., Hugh Jackson, Kelsey Jones, Ruby Sparks Hardy, Bobbye Humphrey, Frances Blake, Dorothy Sexton, Gerald Norwood, Jack Tanner, Eugene Reed, John Dekker
African Americans--Civil rights--Kansas
Civil rights demonstrations--Kansas--Wichita
Civil rights movements--Kansas
Civil rights workers
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People