Oral history interview with George Evans by William Link

Oral history interview with George Evans by William Link

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Creator:Evans, George H., 1907-
Title:Oral history interview with George Evans by William Link

In this transcript of a November 3, 1989, oral history interview conducted by William Link with George Evans, Evans describes Greensboro during the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, especially segregation in medical and transportation facilities. He also describes the city in the early 1960s, especially civil rights demonstrations, the role of the NAACP, and the work of the committee he headed to confront race problems in the city.

Subjects:Evans, George H., 1907- | Discrimination in public accommodations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Segregation in transportation----North Carolina--Greensboro | Race discrimination--North Carolina--Greensboro | Race relations | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | African Americans--North Carolina--Greensboro | African Americans--Segregation--North Carolina--Greensboro | Segregation--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civic leaders--North Carolina | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Greensboro (N.C.) | Guilford County (N.C.)
Institution:University of North Carolina at Greensboro's University Libraries
Contributors:University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries
Online Publisher:Greensboro, N.C. : University Libraries, University of North Carolina at Greensboro | 2006
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=1093