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|Creator:||Laizner, Elizabeth, 1915-2004|
|Title:||Oral history interview with Elizabeth Laizner|
|Date:||1979 June 19|
Oral history in which Dr. Elizabeth Laizner provides details concerning formation of the Congress of Racial Equality, including the primary figures involved and their roles. She describes in detail several of the major marches, pickets, and various other events that occurred, including those that led to her arrest. She also explains the planning, training, and strategies it took to prepare for them.
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|Types:||Oral histories | Transcripts|
|Subjects:||Laizner, Elizabeth, 1915-2004 | College teachers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Congress of Racial Equality | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Women social reformers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Sit-ins--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 | Greensboro Public Library (Greensboro, N.C.) | Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro | Greensboro Voices Collection (University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries)|
|Online Publisher:||Greensboro, N.C. : University Libraries, University of North Carolina at Greensboro | 2006|
Greensboro Public Library Oral History Project, Greensboro Public Library
Forms part of online collection: Greensboro Voices.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://library.uncg.edu/depts/archives/civrights/detail-iv.asp?iv=79|