Oral history interview with Arnold Schiffman Sr.

Oral history interview with Arnold Schiffman Sr.

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Creator:Schiffman, Arnold A., 1899-1995
Title:Oral history interview with Arnold Schiffman Sr.
Date:1979 Apr. 11

Arnold Schiffman compares details of the sit-ins of 1960 with the demonstrations of 1963 in Greensboro. Specific topics include his participation with and the activities of the mayor's committee in 1960 and the Human Relations Committee in 1963, the role of the media and boycotts, and the long-term effects of the downtown demonstrations.

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Subjects:Schiffman, Arnold A., 1899-1995 | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Sit-ins--North Carolina--Greensboro | Businessmen--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civic leaders--North Carolina--Greensboro | 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
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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=572