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Southern Black Oral History Project (MC 265)

Scope and Content

The Southern Black Oral History Project consists of two boxes of 24 folders of interviews and tapes collected by students in an African American Literature class under the direction of Dr. Noreen Lape.

2007 2 boxes (.6 l.f.)

Permission to Publish

Permission to publish material from the Southern Black Oral History Project must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives at Columbus State University. Use of the following credit line for publication or exhibit is required:

Southern Black Oral History Project (MC 265)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


This collection was donated in Fall 2007 by the students in Dr. Noreen Lape's African American Literature Class.

Box and Folder List (Tapes accompany folders 1-24)

Box 1

Folder 1 -- Herold A. Allen by Ryan Clopton

Folder 2 – Willie H. Avery by Allison Morway

Folder 3 – John Lewis Benson by Arlena Shaw

Folder 4 – Delores Bethel by Anton Byrd

Folder 5 – Rose Brown by Tiffany Morrison

Folder 6 – Willie Brown by Carole Wolf

Folder 7 – Rufus Cooper by Ashley Cooper

Folder 8 – Annie Davis by Terwanna Lyles

Folder 9 – Doretha Griffith by Alice Amos

Folder 10 – Delores Hinton by Cornelia Hinton

Folder 11 – Ollie Mae Howard by Joi Hughes

Folder 12 – Lonnie Jackson by Rebecca Brown

Box 2

Folder 13 – Prince E. Jones by Ashley English

Folder 14 – Christopher B. Lindsey by Tiffany Morrison

Folder 15 – Elizabeth Leonard by Roxanne N. Jarrett

Folder 16 – Walter Lunsford by Tiffany N. Billins

Folder 17 – Ann Rowell by Roxanne Jarrett

Folder 18 – Douglas Reid by Tanisha Perry-Gordon

Folder 19 – Deborah Turner by Brittany Turner

Folder 20 – Sally Lunsford Varner by Tiffany Billins

Folder 21 – Rev. Morrisey M. Whitfield by Tiffany Dyal

Folder 22 – Annie Williams by Laura Englebert

Folder 23 – Dorothy Price Williams by Catherine Leigh

Folder 24 – Robert Williams and Vivian Stith-Williams by Morgann Williams

Folder 25 – Two Unidentified Tapes, Hattie James by Debbie Robertson, Unknown Interviewee by Jessica Boggs, two CDs by Shannon