December 13, 2018 app
Interview with Rosa Parks.

I asked Rosa Parks questions about what she did and why she did it. I also asked about the effect she had on the US.

December 5, 2018 app
Living During a Time of Civil Disparity

My mother, Janet Lynn Coleman (Crawford) tells about her life, as a black child, growing up in the Deep South during a time of overt racism, bigotry, and segregation.

December 3, 2018 app
Watching James Meredith enter Ole Miss

I interviewed my Mimi about the Emmett Till case and when James Meredith entered Ole Miss. She was there for that moment in history.

December 2, 2018 app
“You can be a man of integrity and work at the county dump”

Bill Hicks talks about joining the Arlington County police department years after almost being killed by a police officer for attempting to help black voters in Georgia register to vote during the civil rights movement summer of 1967.

November 28, 2018
Laura Smith interviews her grandmother Betty Hendrix about growing up during World War II

In this interview, Laura Smith (16) interviews her grandmother Betty Hendrix (80). Betty shares her memories of growing up during World War II and living in Alabama during the civil rights movement. This interview was conducted on November 22, 2018,...

November 28, 2018 app
Zakaria and her God-Grandfather Jim talk about his childhood, moving to a new state and life now.

In this interview, conducted in Flint, Michigan during November 2018, Zakaria Brame interviews her God-Grandfather, Jim Jackson, about his teenage years in Greenwood, Mississippi. He shares memories of playing music and being in a band throughout high school and college...

November 28, 2018 app
Jordan Summerville talks about historical events and early life with her grandmother Lucy B. Summerville.

Today on November 27, 2018 in Birmingham, AL, I sat down with my grandma, Lucy Summerville, who is seventy-one years old. We talked about politics, the Civil Rights Movement, my grandma’s early life, and much more. I am very thankful...

November 28, 2018 app
Nana and Anna talk about her grandmother’s life.

In this interview, on November 25, 2018, Anna Deering interviews her Nana, Sue Harrell about her life. They discuss growing up in the south and her adult life as a teacher. They also talk about how family influences you. At...