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Charles F. McDew oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, 2011-06-04

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Creator:Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
Creator:Mosnier, Joseph
Creator:McDew, Charles
Title:Charles F. McDew oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Albany, Georgia, 2011-06-04
Date:2011 June 4
Description:

Charles McDew recalls growing up in Massillon, Ohio, his family's involvement in the steel mill unions and attending South Carolina State University. He remembers being arrested three times in two days for not obeying segregation laws in South Carolina, founding the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), and registering voters in Mississippi.

Types:Oral histories (document genres) | Interviews | InteractiveResource
Subjects:Civil rights movements--United States | African American civil rights workers--Interviews | Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) | Voter registration--Mississippi | South Carolina State College | United States, Georgia, Dougherty County, Albany, 31.5785074, -84.155741
Collection:Civil Rights History Project
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:American Folklife Center
Original Material:

Civil Rights History Project, (U.S.) (AFC 2010/039), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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Forms part of online collection: Civil Rights History Project

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.loc.gov/item/afc2010039_crhp0021/