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Oral history interview with Ullysses Lee Jr.

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Creator:Lee, Ulysses Ralph, 1943-
Title:Oral history interview with Ullysses Lee Jr.
Date:1982 July 29

Oral history in which Ulysses Lee primarily discusses the history, strategies, and activities of the Greensboro CORE chapter, which he led in 1963-1964. Other topics include the role of the adult black community, police, Elizabeth Laizner, Jesse Jackson, and Lewis Dowdy in demonstrations. Lee also provides details of the 1963 picketing and mass arrests at the S&W cafeteria and Center Theater.

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Subjects:Lee, Ulysses Ralph, 1943- | Laizner, Elizabeth, 1915-2004 | Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | Dowdy, Lewis C. (Lewis Carnegie) | Congress of Racial Equality | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civic leaders--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civic leaders--North Carolina--Greensboro | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Police--North Carolina--Greensboro | Picketing--North Carolina--Greensboro | Arrest--North Carolina--Greensboro | Discrimination in public accommodations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Race discrimination--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=539