Home  » Collections A-Z  » USM Oral History  » All Items  » Oral history with Herman Glazier

Oral history with Herman Glazier

 Click here to view the item
Creator:Glazier, Herman, 1918-
Creator:Derr, Reid
Creator:Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage
Title:Oral history with Herman Glazier
Date:1993 Sept. 10

Oral history.Interview conducted on September 10, 1993 with Herman Cowan Glazier Jr. (born 1918). Glazier's service record in Mississippi government spans forty-five years from 1946 to 1987. This includes his serving as exectutive assistant to seven governors from 1963 to his retirement. During those years, he was instrumental in writing speeches, setting policy, and drafting legislation at the time of the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services to the University of Southern Mississippi.

Types:Transcripts | Oral histories | Text
Subjects:Glazier, Herman, 1918- | Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission | White Citizens councils | United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964 | United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 | State governments--Mississippi | Civil rights--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Collection:USM Oral History
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Mississippi Oral History Program of the University of Southern Mississippi, vol. 485, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

Rights and Usage:


Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Materials:

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Oral History Program Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/coh/id/2689