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Oral history interview with Joan Bluethenthal

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Creator:Bluethenthal, Joan K., 1928-
Title:Oral history interview with Joan Bluethenthal
Date:1987 Jan. 20

Oral history interview in which Joan Bluethenthal primarily discusses her involvement with integration of the Greensboro public school system in 1971, including the reaction of local parents to busing and her involvement with Greensboro's Human Relations Advisory Committee. She also notes her initial impressions of Greensboro in 1950 and her experience of working with various communities towards racial equality in the 1950s and 1960s.

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Subjects:Bluethenthal, Joan K., 1928- | Busing for school integration--North Carolina--Greensboro | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Social change--North Carolina--Greensboro | Segregation in education--North Carolina--Greensboro | School integration--North Carolina--Greensboro | Segregation--North Carolina--Greensboro | African Americans--North Carolina--Greensboro | African Americans--Segregation--North Carolina--Greensboro | Women social reformers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | United States, North Carolina, Guilford County, Greensboro, 36.0726355, -79.7919754 | United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia, 39.952335, -75.163789
Collection:Greensboro Voices: Voicing Observations in Civil Rights and Equality struggles
Institution:University of North Carolina at Greensboro's University Libraries
Contributors:University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries
Original Material:

Greensboro Public Library Oral History Project, Greensboro Public Library

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Forms part of online collection: Greensboro Voices.

Persistent Link to Item:http://library.uncg.edu/dp/crg/oralHistItem.aspx?i=478