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    Courtland Cox oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosn...

    Courtland Cox recalls growing up in Trinidad and New York City, and attending Howard University. He remembers organizing student protests in Washington, D. C., with the Nonviolent Action Group, which later merged with other groups to become the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). He also discusses the March on Washington, the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, changes in SNCC, and attending the Sixth ...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Cox, Courtland
    • Date: 2011-07-08

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    Oral History with Traditional Artist Flory Jagoda

    In this interview with Howard Bass, singer and composer Flory Jagoda discusses her family and her life before, during, and after the Second World War and the influence these experiences had on her singing and songwriting.

    • Contributor: Jagoda, Flory - Bass, Howard - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2013-11-20
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    Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica

    Margaret Mills, professor at Ohio State University, and Kenneth Bilby, research associate at the Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology presented lectures in a program titled "Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica" as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Mills discussed "The Same River: Dilemmas and Challenges of Long-term Cultural Research in Conflict Zones and Failing ...

    • Date: 2006-08-03
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    Dorie Ann Ladner and Joyce Ladner oral history interview cond...

    Doris and Joyce Ladner discuss organizing for the March on Washington with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). Dorie Ladner recalls her work with SNCC in Natchez, Mississippi, and the murder and trial of Medgar Evers. They both remember growing up in Palmers Crossing, Mississippi, their family history, joining the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) youth chapter led by Clyde ...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Ladner, Dorie - Ladner, Joyce A.
    • Date: 2011-09-20

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    William Lucy oral history interview conducted by Emilye Crosb...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Crosby, Emilye - Lucy, William
    • Date: 2013-06-25

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    Simeon Booker and Moses James Newson oral history interview c...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Booker, Simeon - Newson, Moses J.
    • Date: 2011-07-13

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    Cecilia Suyat Marshall oral history interview conducted by Em...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Crosby, Emilye - Marshall, Cecilia
    • Date: 2013-06-30

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    Lisa Anderson Todd oral history interview conducted by Emilye...

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Crosby, Emilye - Todd, Lisa Anderson
    • Date: 2013-06-24

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    David Mercer Ackerman and Satoko Ito Ackerman oral history in...

    David and Satoko Ackerman recall meeting at the Chicago Theological Seminary and remember their classmate Jesse Jackson urging students to attend the Selma to Montgomery March. They recall traveling to Selma, participating in the march, and their later life in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Ackerman, David M. - Ackerman, Satoko Ito
    • Date: 2011-09-20

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    Lawrence Guyot oral history interview conducted by Julian Bon...

    Lawrence Guyot recalls growing up in Pass Christian, Mississippi, and the influence of his family, and attending Tougaloo College. He remembers meeting members of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), joining the organization, and participating in Freedom Summer. He discusses his opinions and memories of Mississippi politics, the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, and his later life in Washington, D. C.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (u.s.) - Bond, Julian - Guyot, Lawrence
    • Date: 2010-12-30

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