Film, Video Robert McClary oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09.
About this Item
- Robert McClary 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)
- McClary, Robert, 1938- (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013
- Subject Headings
- - Civil rights movements--United States
- - Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
- - Voter registration--Georgia
- - African American civil rights workers--Georgia--Interviews
- - Civil rights movements--Georgia
- - Southwest Georgia Project
- - Interviews
- - Filmed interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- Georgia -- Albany
- Filmed interviews
- Oral histories
- - Summary: In this short interview, Robert McClary discusses his involvement in the Southwest Georgia Project. McClary describes attending mass meetings in Worth County, Georgia, and he discusses his work with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). Along with keeping the books, he registered voters and informed people about welfare services.
- - Biographical History: Robert McClary was a civil rights activist with the Southwest Georgia Project in Worth County, Georgia.
- - 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 (Apple ProRes 422 HQ, QuickTime wrapper) (28 min.) : digital, sound, color. 1 transcript (14 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)
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Chicago citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, and Robert McClary. Robert McClary oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, -03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0064/.
APA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U. S., Jeffries, H. K. & McClary, R. (2013) Robert McClary oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, -03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0064/.
MLA citation style:
Civil Rights History Project, U.S, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, and Robert McClary. Robert McClary oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, -03-09. Albany, Georgia, March 9, 2013. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0064/>.