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Clifford Browner oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09

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Creator:Civil Rights History Project (U.S.)
Creator:Browner, Clifford
Creator:Jeffries, Hasan Kwame, 1973-
Title:Clifford Browner oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09
Date:2013 Mar. 9
Description:

Clifford Browner discusses his childhood in Sasser, Georgia, and how he came to be involved in the Southwest Georgia Movement for civil rights in the early 1960s. He describes mass meetings at Mount Olive Baptist Church, protesting racial segregation at his high school, and participating in the March on Washington. He concludes the interview by evaluating the changes he has seen in southwest Georgia over his lifetime.

Types:Oral histories (document genres) | Interviews | InteractiveResource
Subjects:African American veterans--Interviews | Civil rights movements--United States | March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.) | African American civil rights workers--Georgia--Interviews | Civil rights movements--Georgia | Southwest Georgia Project | 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_crhp0061/