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Oral history interview with Alvin Thomas

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Creator:Thomas, Alvin Rudy, 1946-
Title:Oral history interview with Alvin Thomas
Date:1982 Aug. 12

Oral history with Alvin Rudy Thomas in which he provides insight into the workings of the local Congress of Racial Equality chapter and details of the group's activities. He discusses the leaders, both local and national, that were involved with the demonstrations, including Jesse Jackson, James Farmer, and Bill Thomas.

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Subjects:Thomas, Alvin Rudy, 1946- | Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | Farmer, James, 1920- | Thomas, William A., 1943- | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Congress of Racial Equality. Greensboro Chapter | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civic leaders--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civic leaders--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, Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Forms part of online collection: Greensboro Voices.

Persistent Link to Item:http://library.uncg.edu/dp/crg/oralHistItem.aspx?i=588