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Oral history interview with Marion Jones

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Creator:Jones, Marion B., 1918-
Title:Oral history interview with Marion Jones
Date:1979 Oct. 14
Description:

Oral history in which Marion Jones describes the formation of the local CORE chapter in Greensboro, recalling the members of the chapter, and the chain of events leading up to its organization. He explains the role played by the Ministerial Alliance in supporting CORE members and their activities. He describes the processes used to make decisions for the CORE chapter on actions and strategies, and discusses his communications with the national office. Key players mentioned include James Farmer, Bill Thomas, and Jesse Jackson.

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Types:Text
Subjects:Jones, Marion B., 1918- | Farmer, James, 1920- | Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | Thomas, William A., 1943- | Congress of Racial Equality | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American clergy--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Greensboro (N.C.) | Guilford County (N.C.)
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
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=534