Civil Rights Stories Interviews

Search more than 1,000 interviews in more than a dozen oral history collections. Search by collection name or interviewee name.

Take me back to the Oral History landing page.

Civil Rights Stories Interviews

Arthur Betts - Civil Rights Stories

World War II veteran serving in the European theater

Timuel Black - Civil Rights Stories

African American discusses his Army service in Europe during World War II

Lynne Cleverdon - Civil Rights Stories

1964 Mississippi voter registration drive

Connie Edwards - Civil Rights Stories

Nurse with the 24th Evacuation Hospital during Vietnam War

Kathryn Harris - Civil Rights Stories

Kathryn discusses her family life as an African-American in southern Illinois

Manker Harris - Civil Rights Stories

A Church of God minister who was very active in the civil rights movement of the 1960s and 1970s

James A 'Jim' Lewis - Civil Rights Stories

A former U S Attorney in Springfield, IL and Civil Rights Activist

Frank Williams - Civil Rights Stories

A lifetime as an African-American realtor on the south side of Chicago

  • 1

Social Links