Film, Video Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09.

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Title
Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09.
Contributor Names
Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) (Creator)
Jeffries, Hasan Kwame, 1973- (Interviewer)
Holloway, Lucius, 1932- (Interviewee)
Holloway, Emma Kate (Interviewee)
Created / Published
Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013
Subject Headings
-  Civil rights movements--United States
-  Southern Christian Leadership Conference
-  Voter registration--Georgia
-  African American civil rights workers--Georgia--Interviews
-  Civil rights movements--Georgia
-  Racism--Georgia
-  Interviews
-  Filmed interviews
-  Oral histories
-  United States -- Georgia -- Albany
Genre
Interviews
Filmed interviews
Oral histories
Notes
-  Summary: In this short interview, Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway describe their experiences in Terrell County, Georgia. They discuss their childhood memories of Southwest Georgia, and how they came to meet and marry. The remainder of the interview focuses on their involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, the harassment they faced from white supremacists, and their role in registering black voters.
-  Biographical History: Lucius Holloway, Sr., was a civil rights activist in Terrell County, Georgia, Vice President of the local National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and the plaintiff in a voter registration court case, Holloway v. Wise. He later became County Commissioner of Terrell County.
-  Biographical History: Emma Kate Holloway was a civil rights activist in Terrell County, Georgia. She also worked as a beautician.
-  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.
Medium
1 video file (Apple ProRes 422 HQ, QuickTime wrapper) (31 min.) : digital, sound, color. 1 transcript (16 pages)
Call Number/Physical Location
afc2010039_crhp0062_Holloway_transcript.docx
afc2010039_crhp0062_mv01.mov
Source Collection
Civil Rights History Project, (U.S.) (AFC 2010/039)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Online Format
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online text
video

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Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, Lucius Holloway, and Emma Kate Holloway. Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0062/. (Accessed January 16, 2018.)

APA citation style:

Civil Rights History Project, U. S., Jeffries, H. K., Holloway, L. & Holloway, E. K. (2013) Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0062/.

MLA citation style:

Civil Rights History Project, U.S, et al. Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0062/>.