- Oral History
- Oral history with Mr. Troy Catchings Jr.
- Catchings, Troy, 1942-
- University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage.
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- Community centers
- Catchings, Troy, 1942- --Interviews
- United States, 39.76, -98.5
- oral histories (literary works)
- Oral history.; Interview conducted on March 15, 1994 with Troy Catchings, Jr. (born 1942). In 1966, he began working with Coahoma Opportunities, Inc. (COI), an antipoverty agency that serves the African-American and poor white communities of Clarksdale and Coahoma County. In his more than thirty years with COI, Catchings has served as technical assistant and worked with the adult education program. At the time of this interview, he was director of COI.
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- F341.5 .M57 vol. 659
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- University of Southern Mississippi. Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage