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Joseph Haden interview (2014-03-28)

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Creator:Haden, Joseph (interviewee)
Creator:Miller, Alyce P. (interviewer)
Creator:Daugherity, Brian J., 1972- (contributor)
Creator:Daugherity, Brian J., 1972- (contributor)
Creator:Silvent, Christopher (contributor)
Creator:James Branch Cabell Library, Special Collections and Archives (contributor)
Title:Joseph Haden interview (2014-03-28)
Date:2014 Mar. 28

In this interview, Rev. Joseph Haden describes his family background and his childhood growing up on a farm in Goochland County, Virginia. He discusses his memories of attending Second Union School and Central High School; and talks about the teachers and individuals that have influenced his life and career, including his aunt, Berta Haden Jackson, and Fannie Beale, the principal at Second Union School. He recalls his experiences at Virginia Union University and the University of Virginia, and describes his careers as a pastor, educator, and magazine editor and publisher. Joseph Haden also discusses his perceptions of race relations growing up in Goochland County and his work as an advisory specialist for the Goochland County school system following school integration.

An interview conducted as part of the Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015, documenting education in Goochland County, Virginia, particularly the impact of the Rosenwald Schools, and the differences between the education offered to white and black students during the period the Rosenwald Schools operated.

Includes transcription of entire interview in PDF format (35 pages).Call number: LA380.G66

Call number: LA380.G66

Types:interviews | Text | MovingImage
Subjects:Haden, Joseph | African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County | School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County | African American clergy -- Virginia -- Interviews | African American teachers -- Virginia -- Interviews | African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County | Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County | African American teachers -- Virginia -- Goochland County | African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County | Julius Rosenwald Fund -- Buildings | Haden, Joseph -- Interviews | Haden, Joseph -- Childhood and youth -- AnecdotesSouthern States--Race relations | United States, Southern States, 35.8176689, -78.6268927103715 | United States, Virginia, Goochland County, 37.7204342, -77.8837984
Collection:Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015
Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries
Contributors:James Branch Cabell Library. Special Collections and Archives
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Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015

Richmond, Va. : VCU Libraries

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Original oral history: Joseph Haden interview (2014-03-28), Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015, M 501, Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University.

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Persistent Link to Item:https://digital.library.vcu.edu/islandora/object/vcu%3A34055