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Oral history interview with Hiram Hilty

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Creator:Hilty, Hiram H.
Title:Oral history interview with Hiram Hilty
Date:1989 June 13

Oral history in which Hiram Hilty recalls the formation of the Inter-Faculty Forum and describes the role it played in building bridges between the races and between educational institutions. He compares race relations in Cuba in the 1940s and in Greensboro after 1948. He also explains the circumstances surrounding the decision to desegregate Guilford College.

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Subjects:Hilty, Hiram H. | College teachers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Cuba--Race relations--History--20th century | Guilford College | Universities and colleges--North Carolina--Greensboro | College integration--North Carolina--Greensboro | Segregation in higher education--North Carolina--Greenbsoro | 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
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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=526