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Oral history interview with Lewis A. Brandon III

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Creator:Brandon, Lewis A., 1939-
Title:Oral history interview with Lewis A. Brandon III
Date:1981 June 3

Brandon discusses his experience in interracial groups and organizations, his memories of the sit-ins, and his involvement in the planning and coordination of various protests in Greensboro. This includes the history, strategies, and results of Greensboro CORE and other local organizations; the role of high school students, the local community, media, and Jesse Jackson in the movement; the disintegration of the movement; and the book Civilities and Civil Rights.

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Subjects:Brandon, Lewis A., 1939- | Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American college students--North Carolina--Greensboro | College students--North Carolina--Greensboro | Sit-ins--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Congress of Racial Equality--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American high school students--North Carolina--Greensboro | High school students--North Carolina--Greensboro | Mass media--North Carolina--Greensboro | United States, North Carolina, Guilford County, Greensboro, 36.0726355, -79.7919754
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=494