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Alvin Pitmon talks about his experiences with prejudice in Arkansas and his feelings towards Dr. Martin Luther King

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Creator:Pitmon, Alvin
Title:Alvin Pitmon talks about his experiences with prejudice in Arkansas and his feelings towards Dr. Martin Luther King
Date:2001
Description:

Alvin Pitmon talks about his experiences with prejudice in Arkansas during the forced integration of schools in the 1960s. He discusses his feelings towards Dr. Martin Luther King and the effects Dr. King had on him.

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Types:Sound
Subjects:King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | Pitmon, Alvin | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968--Assassination | Civil rights movements--United States | Civil rights movements--Arkansas | African Americans--Civil rights | School integration--Arkansas | Race discrimination--Arkansas | Segregation in education--Arkansas | Discrimination in education--Arkansas | Oral history | Spokane (Wash.) | Spokane County (Wash.) | Arkansas
Collection:Civil Rights Oral History Interviews
Institution:Washington State University's Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Contributors:Washington State University. Library. Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Online Publisher:[Spokane, Wash.] : Washington State University | 2002
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Civil Rights Oral History Interviews, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash.

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Forms part of online collection: Civil Rights Oral History Interviews.

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