Gwendolyn M. Patton oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Montgomery, Alabama, 2011-06-01.
Dr. Gwendolyn Patton Interview, 6-1-11
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Civil Rights History Project
Interview completed by the Southern Oral History Program
under contract to the
Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History & Culture
and the Library of Congress, 2011
Interviewee: Dr. Gwendolyn M. (Gwen) Patton
Interview Date: June 1, 2011
Location: Her home, Montgomery, Alabama
Interviewer: Joseph Mosnier, Ph.D.
Videographer: John Bishop
JM: Today is Wednesday, June the first, 2011. My name is Joe Mosnier of the Southern Oral History Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I am with filmmaker and videographer John Bishop. We are in Montgomery, Alabama, to do an oral history interview for the series, for the project entitled the Civil Rights History Project, which is a joint undertaking of the Library of Congress and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. Today we’re in Montgomery to visit with Dr. Gwen Patton. Dr. Patton, thank you so much for the welcome, and it’s a pleasure to be with you.