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|Creator:||Burroughs-White, Claudette Graves, 1940-|
|Title:||Oral history interview with Claudette Burroughs-White|
|Date:||1991 Feb. 25|
Oral history in which Claudette Burroughs-White primarily discusses her experiences as one of the first African-Americans to attend Woman's College, including her decision to apply as part of a class project to integrate NC colleges, experience as a day student, and acceptance and inclusion by students and faculty. She briefly discusses her participation in the Woolworth sit-ins, traditions at WC, choice of career in children's services, and awards she's received.
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|Subjects:||Burroughs-White, Claudette Graves, 1940- | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American college students--North Carolina--Greensboro | Sit-ins--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Women's colleges--North Carolina--Greensboro | Women social reformers--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|
Greensboro Public Library Oral History Project, Greensboro Public Library
Forms part of online collection: Greensboro Voices.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://library.uncg.edu/dp/crg/oralHistItem.aspx?i=601|