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Oral history interview with Roy Millikin

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Creator:Millikin, Roy C., 1912-1995
Title:Oral history interview with Roy Millikin
Date:1982 June 7

Oral history in which Roy Millikin recalls his experience on the Greensboro city council in the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the various issues they confronted. He describes the events of the city that brought about formation of the Human Relations Commission, and refers to his recommendation of racial equality on the commission. He also briefly discusses construction of the Greensboro Coliseum and the Lake Townsend watershed.

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Subjects:Millikin, Roy C., 1912-1995 | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | City council members--North Carolina--Greensboro | Real estate agents--North Carolina--Greensboro | Building--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
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=558