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Oral history interview with William Thomas Jr. (Part 2)

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Creator:Thomas, William A., 1943-
Title:Oral history interview with William Thomas Jr. (Part 2)
Date:1982 Aug. 13

Oral history in which Bill Thomas discusses the relationships between the local CORE chapter and the national headquarters, other local organizations and committees, and among the members of the executive committee. He presents the goals of CORE, explains how these were achieved, and discusses the efforts needed to organize demonstrations and then maintain the momentum. He talks about the administrative workings of the local chapter and discusses the support for the chapter on the part of the adult black community.

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Subjects:Thomas, William A., 1943- | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Congress of Racial Equality | Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | 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
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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=589