Film, Video Charles Melvin Sherrod oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, 2011-06-04.
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- Charles Melvin Sherrod oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, 2011-06-04.
- Contributor Names
- Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) (Creator)
- Mosnier, Joseph (Interviewer)
- Sherrod, Charles, 1937- (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- Albany, Georgia, April 2011, 6
- Subject Headings
- - Civil rights movements--United States
- - Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
- - Civil rights demonstrations--Georgia--Albany
- - African American civil rights workers--Georgia--Interviews
- - Interviews
- - Filmed interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- Georgia -- Albany
- Filmed interviews
- Oral histories
- - Summary: Charles Sherrod recalls how he became involved in the Albany Movement in Georgia, recruited local residents, and led marches and protests against segregation.
- - Biographical History: Charles Sherrod was born in 1937 in Surry, Virginia, married Shirley Miller Sherrod in 1966 and had two children. He attended Virginia Union University and Union Theological Seminary, and worked as a community organizer and chaplain.
- - Acquisition Note: The Civil Rights History Project is a joint project of the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress and the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture to collect video and audio recordings of personal histories and testimonials of individuals who participated in the Civil Rights movement.
- - Existence and Location of Copies: Copies of items are also held at the National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.).
- - Conditions Governing Access: Collection is open for research. Access to recordings may be restricted. To request materials, please contact the Folklife Reading Room at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.contact
- - Related Archival Materials: Artifacts associated with the interview are at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
- 2 video files of 2 (HD, Apple ProRes 422 HQ, QuickTime wrapper) (20 min.) : digital, sound, color. 1 transcript (8 pages)
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Source Collection
- Civil Rights History Project, (U.S.) (AFC 2010/039)
- American Folklife Center
- Online Format
- online text
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
- Manifest (JSON/LD)
ContributorsCivil Rights History Project (U.S.)
SubjectsAfrican American Civil Rights Workers
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Civil Rights Demonstrations
Civil Rights Movements
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Chicago citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Joseph Mosnier, and Charles Sherrod. Charles Melvin Sherrod oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, -06-04. Albany, Georgia, April , 6, 2011. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0022/.
APA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U. S., Mosnier, J. & Sherrod, C. (2011) Charles Melvin Sherrod oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, -06-04. Albany, Georgia, April , 6. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0022/.
MLA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Joseph Mosnier, and Charles Sherrod. Charles Melvin Sherrod oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, -06-04. Albany, Georgia, April , 6, 2011. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0022/>.