Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections)
Georgia-related oral histories from the Southern Oral History Program.
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Contributor to Resource
Southern Oral History Program
Date of Original
Civil rights movements--Georgia--History--20th century
African Americans--Civil rights--Georgia
Labor movement--Georgia--History--20th century
Georgia--Politics and government--20th century
Oral histories of the American South is a three-year project to select, digitize, and make available 500 oral history interviews gathered by the Southern Oral History Program (SOHP). These 500 are being selected from a collection of over 4,000 interviews, housed at the Southern Historical Collection of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill' s Library, that cover a range of fascinating topics including: Charlotte, civil rights, Piedmont industrialization, Southern politics, Southern women, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The interviews are available as audio files as well as annotated transcripts.