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Alton White / interviewed by Andy Huse

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Creator:White, Alton
Creator:Huse, Andrew T.
Creator:University of South Florida Libraries. Florida Studies Center. Oral History Program
Title:Alton White / interviewed by Andy Huse
Date:2006 July 10

Alton White discusses his family's history, restaurants, and influence on Tampa's African-American community. Particular emphasis is given to his father, Moses White. The interview also discusses White's career in public service as director of the Model Cities Program and executive director of public housing in the 1970s and 1980s. White tells many stories about his family and the civil rights movement.

Interview conducted July 10, 2006.

Types:Transcripts | Oral histories | Sound recordings | Sound | Text
Subjects:White, Alton | White, Moses, 1915-1984 | Civil rights workers--Interviews | Civil rights workers--Florida | African American families--Florida--Tampa | African American business enterprises--Florida--Tampa | City planning--Florida--Tampa | Public housings--Florida--Tampa | United States, Florida, 27.664827, -81.515754
Collection:Florida Civil Rights Oral Histories
Institution:University of South Florida Libraries
Contributors:University of South Florida. Tampa Library
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Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.lib.usf.edu/SFS0022273/00001
Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.lib.usf.edu/ohpi/?doi=F55-00002&packageid=SFS0022273