- Oral History
- Oral history with Will D. Campbell
- Campbell, Will D.
Caudill, Orley B
- University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage.
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- Civil rights
Civil rights movement
World War II
University of Mississippi
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
White Citizens councils
Amite County (Miss.)
United States. Army
Citizens Councils of America
Elaine Race Riot, Elaine, Ark., 1919
Arkansas. National Guard
Little Rock (Ark.)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Committee of Southern Churchmen
Southern Tenant Farmers' Union
- King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Meredith, James, 1933-
Campbell, Will D.--Interviews
- United States, Mississippi, 32.75041, -89.75036
- oral histories (literary works)
- Oral history.; Interview conducted on June 8, 1976, with Will D. Campbell.Campbell, born in Amite, Mississippi, was ordained as a pastor at the age of 17. He first became aware of racism during time spent in the military, when he read a novel by Howard Fast entitled "Freedom Road". His involvement in issues of race takes a theological approach, with emphasis on alleviating crises and preventing violence.
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- F341.5 .M57 vol. 157
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- University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage