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Civil Rights in Kentucky - Oral Histories: Owensboro-Daviess County Oral History Project - Race Relations, 1930-1970 Project

Owensboro-Daviess County Oral History Project - Race Relations, 1930-1970 Project

Description

This project focuses on racial issues in Owensboro, Kentucky. Interviewees, including ministers, students, city officials, educators, and musicians, discuss racial segregation and integration in Owensboro. Other topics include attitudes towards racism, the school system  and importance of education, and the African American community in Owensboro.

 

Number of Interviews        10

Total Hours                                13

 

Keywords               

 Mary Hardin Home; racism; racial integration; Nelbelt Community Center; racial integration; Owensboro High School

 

Tags

Integration, Segregation, Education