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Oral history with the Honorable Harvey Ross

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Creator:Ross, Harvey T., 1920-
Title:Oral history with the Honorable Harvey Ross
Date:1994 Dec. 1
Description:

Oral history. Interview conducted on 12-01-1994 with Judge Harvey T. Ross (born 1920). In the mid-1960's, Judge Ross was active in laying the groundwork for Coahoma Opportunities, Inc. (COI), a community action agency designed to improve the economic position of Coahoma County Mississippi.

This interview is part of the Civil Rights Documentation Project, funded by the Mississippi Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, and the University of Southern Mississippi.

Types:Transcripts | Oral histories
Subjects:Ross, Harvey T., 1920- | Henry, Aaron, 1922- | McLaurin, Benjamin F., 1905- | States' Rights Democratic Party | Southern Educational Recreation Association | White Citizens councils | University of Mississippi | United States. Navy | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | Coahoma Opportunities | Head Start programs--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Head Start programs--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Civil rights--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Civil rights--Mississippi--Clarksdale | Veterans--Mississippi--Clarkesdale | Veterans--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Judges--Mississippi--Coahoma County | Mississippi | Clarksdale (Miss.) | Coahoma County (Miss.) | Jackson (Miss.) | Hinds County (Miss.) | Washington (D.C.)
Collection:USM Oral History
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:Hill, Homer | Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage | University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Original Material:

Mississippi oral history program of the University of Southern MS, vol. 663, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

Rights and Usage:

Copyright Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage. No unauthorized reproduction or publication.

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/u?/coh,8941