- Greensboro Voices: Voicing Observations in Civil Rights and Equality struggles
- Oral history interview with Otis L. Hairston Sr. by Eugene Pfaff
- Hairston, Otis L., Sr.
- Contributor to Resource:
- Pfaff, Eugene E.
- Greensboro, N.C. : The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries
- Date of Original:
- Greensboro Sit-ins, Greensboro, N.C., 1960
Greensboro (N.C.)--Race relations
Protest movements--United States
Civil rights demonstrations
- United States, North Carolina, Guilford County, Greensboro, 36.07264, -79.79198
- In this transcript of a June 1, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Otis L. Hairston Sr., Hairston discusses his involvement in the civil rights movement in Greensboro, North Carolina. This primarily includes his involvement with the Coordinating Committee, strategies utilized during the protests of 1960 and 1963, and his work the school board during integration in the 1970s. He also discusses educational policies, communication between the black community and political leaders, black employment and housing, role of the police and various community leaders, and the future of black leadership and education in Greensboro.
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- Original Collection:
OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
- Contributing Institution:
- University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries