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Oral history interview with Jo Spivey

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Creator:Spivey, Jo Jones, 1917-2003
Title:Oral history interview with Jo Spivey
Date:2001 Dec. 14

Spivey recalls her coverage of civil rights activities in Greensboro for the Greensboro Record and her opinion on changes in local race relations since that time. She primarily recounts the sit-ins at Woolworth's and earlier events such as the Gillespie Golf Course case and the Lindley Swimming Pool case.

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Subjects:Spivey, Jo Jones, 1917-2003 | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Reporters and reporting--North Carolina--Greensboro | Race relations | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Sit-ins--North Carolina--Greensboro | Race discrimination--North Carolina--Greensboro | Discrimination in public accommodations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Social change--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=598