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|Creator:||Clemon, U. W., 1943-|
|Creator:||Southern Oral History Program|
|Title:||Oral history interview with U. W. Clemon, July 17, 1974|
|Date:||1974 July 17|
Birmingham lawyer and politician U. W. Clemon describes his place in Birmingham politics and the city's continuing problems with race. Clemon discusses his membership on the Birmingham city council, the prospect of George Wallace joining the 1976 presidential slate, and his hopes for the influence of an increased number of African Americans in the state senate.
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|Types:||Transcripts | Sound recordings | Oral histories (document genres) | Text | Sound|
|Subjects:||Clemon, U. W., 1943- | Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis), 1904-1996 | Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 | African American politicians--Alabama | Alabama--Politics and government | Democratic Party (Ala.) | Alabama--Race relations | African American lawyers--Alabama | Birmingham (Ala.)--Politics and government | Birmingham (Ala.)--Race relations | Alabama--Politics and government--1951- | School integration--Alabama--Birmingham | United States, Alabama, Jefferson County, Birmingham, 33.5206608, -86.80249|
|Collection:||Oral Histories of the American South: The Civil Rights Movement|
|Institution:||Documenting the American South (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)|
|Contributors:||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Documenting the American South (Project)|
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Forms part of Oral histories of the American South collection.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://docsouth.unc.edu/sohp/A-0006/menu.html|