Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project


Collection Id: 
OHBLEX
Description: 

These interviews concern the educational, political, economic, and social opportunities for blacks in Lexington during the twentieth century.

Master type: 
Audio
227
Interviews included in this project:
Interviewee(s) Interview Date Call Number Interviewer Restrictions Access
Charles Livisay May 31st, 1978 1978OH048 KH 022 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Harry N. Sykes June 1st, 1978 1978OH049 KH 023 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Benjamin S. Baker June 1st, 1978 1978OH050 KH 024 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Viola J. Greene June 1st, 1978 1978OH051 KH 025 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Leonard Pearson June 5th, 1978 1978OH052 KH 026 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Robert R. Jefferson June 5th, 1978 1978OH053 KH 027 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Albert B. Lee June 6th, 1978 1978OH054 KH 028 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Bennie Mabson June 7th, 1978 1978OH055 KH 029 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
William Ellison June 7th, 1978 1978OH056 KH 030 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Marilyn Gaye May 17th, 1978 1978OH068 KH 034 George C. Wright No Restrictions
Jerry L. Stevens June 9th, 1978 1978OH069 KH 035 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Homer E. Nutter June 11th, 1978 1978OH070 KH 036 Edward Owens No Restrictions
John Will "Scoop" Brown June 11th, 1978 1978OH071 KH 037 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Thomas D. Clark June 14th, 1978 1978OH072 KH 038 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
John T. Smith June 14th, 1978 1978OH073 KH 039 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Harry J. Johnson June 14th, 1978 1978OH074 KH 040 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Horace K. Smith June 14th, 1978 1978OH075 KH 041 Edward Owens No Restrictions
William Smith June 12th, 1978 1978OH076 KH 042 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Wilfred Taylor Seals June 18th, 1978 1978OH077 KH 043 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Evelyn Livisay June 19th, 1978 1978OH078 KH 044 Edward Owens No Restrictions
F. L. Baker June 20th, 1978 1978OH079 KH 045 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Sanford T. Roach June 20th, 1978 1978OH080 KH 046 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Madeline C. Jones June 21st, 1978 1978OH081 KH 047 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Charles F. Call Jr. June 22nd, 1978 1978OH082 KH 048 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Ben Story, Jr. June 27th, 1978 1978OH083 KH 049 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
Dwight Price June 29th, 1978 1978OH084 KH 050 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
Keller Dunn July 11th, 1978 1978OH085 KH 051 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
Edward Owens, Sr. June 26th, 1978 1978OH092 KH 054 Edward Owens, Jr. No Restrictions
Ronald Berry June 27th, 1978 1978OH093 KH 055 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Virginia S. McDonald July 1st, 1978 1978OH094 KH 056 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Johnson Camden Lee July 3rd, 1978 1978OH095 KH 057 Edward Owens No Restrictions
F.D. Talbert July 5th, 1978 1978OH096 KH 058 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Alvinia Newell July 5th, 1978 1978OH097 KH 059 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Andrew Eckdahl July 6th, 1978 1978OH098 KH 060 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
Robert T. Brown July 12th, 1978 1978OH099 KH 061 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Leonard C. Hale July 12th, 1978 1978OH100 KH 062 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Joseph K. Hobbs July 12th, 1978 1978OH101 KH 063 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Bill Shelton July 12th, 1978 1978OH102 KH 064 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Lloyd McDonald July 13th, 1978 1978OH103 KH 065 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Ovan Haskins July 14th, 1978 1978OH104 KH 066 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Charles H. Quillings July 14th, 1978 1978OH105 KH 067 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Taft P. Oldham July 14th, 1978 1978OH106 KH 068 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Harriet B. Haskins July 17th, 1978 1978OH107 KH 069 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Gloster M. Smith July 17th, 1978 1978OH108 KH 070 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Ann Miller July 18th, 1978 1978OH109 KH 071 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
J. Sterling Beverly July 19th, 1978 1978OH110 KH 072 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Julius Berry July 20th, 1978 1978OH111 KH 073 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Alvin M. Seals July 25th, 1978 1978OH112 KH 074 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Guy S. Potts July 26th, 1978 1978OH113 KH 075 Marguerite Ruttle No Restrictions
Herman A. Stephens July 26th, 1978 1978OH114 KH 076 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Edgar A. Wallace July 27th, 1978 1978OH115 KH 077 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Bush A. Hunter August 10th, 1978 1978OH119 KH 079 George C. Wright No Restrictions
Robert G. Finn Jr. July 30th, 1978 1978OH120 KH 080 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Horace H. Greene August 2nd, 1978 1978OH121 KH 081 Edward Owens No Restrictions
James Embry August 2nd, 1978 1978OH122 KH 082 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Lyman T. Johnson August 9th, 1978 1978OH123 KH 083 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Oneth M. Travis August 11th, 1978 1978OH124 KH 084 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Norman L. Passmore, Sr. August 17th, 1978 1978OH125 KH 085 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Zirl A. Palmer August 17th, 1978 1978OH126 KH 086 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
John D. Wigginton August 14th, 1978 1978OH127 KH 087 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Lantis W. Stewart August 14th, 1978 1978OH128 KH 088 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Timothy C. Scully August 17th, 1978 1978OH129 KH 089 Anthony Wright No Restrictions
Louis Stout August 15th, 1978 1978OH130 KH 090 Edward Owens No Restrictions
James Perkins August 16th, 1978 1978OH131 KH 091 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Jack L. Givens August 16th, 1978 1978OH132 KH 092 Anthony Wright No Restrictions
Porter G. Peeples, Sr. August 17th, 1978 1978OH133 KH 093 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Michael Brooks August 17th, 1978 1978OH134 KH 094 Anthony Wright No Restrictions
Donald R. Mills August 22nd, 1978 1978OH135 KH 095 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Paul Oberst August 22nd, 1978 1978OH136 KH 096 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
George Ray May 10th, 1978 1979OH060 KH 125 Michael Rankin No Restrictions
Kay Jones, Lamont Jones September 24th, 1978 1979OH061 KH 126 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Luther W. Figgs January 24th, 1979 1979OH062 KH 127 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Henry Jones November 3rd, 1978 1979OH063 KH 128 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Ella Bosley November 13th, 1978 1979OH064 KH 129 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Abby L. Marlatt November 16th, 1978 1979OH065 KH 130 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Lilla Riffe November 21st, 1978 1979OH066 KH 131 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Robert Morton December 26th, 1978 1979OH067 KH 132 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Faustina Cruise December 27th, 1978 1979OH068 KH 133 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Elizabeth Garner December 27th, 1978 1979OH069 KH 134 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Roberta Laine December 17th, 1978 1979OH070 KH 135 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Estelle S. Tatman December 28th, 1978 1979OH071 KH 136 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Mattie Jackson December 28th, 1978 1979OH072 KH 137 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Mary Muir January 4th, 1979 1979OH073 KH 138 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Mary Jones January 19th, 1979 1979OH074 KH 139 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Mary Porter January 22nd, 1979 1979OH075 KH 140 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
William S. Dotson January 19th, 1979 1979OH076 KH 141 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Albert Stinson January 24th, 1979 1979OH090 KH 143 Edward Owens No Restrictions
Theodore Calvin Wallace, Sr. January 4th, 1978 1979OH109 KH 150 Edward Owens No Restrictions Online
Porter G. Peeples, Sr. November 5th, 1982 1982OH152 KH 203 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Clarence D. Madison November 5th, 1982 1982OH153 KH 204 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Clara Wendell Stitt, Laura Wendell Moore November 8th, 1982 1982OH154 KH 205 Gerald Smith No Restrictions Online
William S. Dotson January 21st, 1983 1983OH005 KH 206 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Theodore Calvin Wallace, Sr. January 27th, 1983 1983OH006 KH 207 Gerald Smith No Restrictions Online
Theodore Berry January 28th, 1983 1983OH007 KH 208 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Alvin M. Seals January 28th, 1983 1983OH008 KH 209 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Shahied S. Rashid January 21st, 1983 1983OH163 KH 275 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
David Quick July 23rd, 1986 1986OH192 KH 329 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Mike Allen July 24th, 1986 1986OH193 KH 330 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Lillie H. Yates July 15th, 1986 1986OH202 KH 332 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Samuel Weeks July 19th, 1986 1986OH204 KH 333 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Anna McCann July 24th, 1986 1986OH205 KH 334 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Calvert C. McCann July 24th, 1986 1986OH206 KH 335 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
James W. McCann July 24th, 1986 1986OH207 KH 336 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
W.D. Thomas July 25th, 1986 1986OH208 KH 337 Emily Parker No Restrictions
William H. Childress July 25th, 1986 1986OH209 KH 338 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Helen Noble July 25th, 1986 1986OH210 KH 339 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
D. Council Noble July 25th, 1986 1986OH211 KH 340 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Nathan R. Sullivan July 27th, 1986 1986OH212 KH 341 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Don Offutt July 28th, 1986 1986OH213 KH 342 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Earl B. Brown July 30th, 1986 1986OH214 KH 343 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Sadie Brown July 30th, 1986 1986OH215 KH 344 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
John B. Townsend July 31st, 1986 1986OH216 KH 345 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Arnold Gaither August 7th, 1986 1986OH217 KH 346 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Dorothy T. Pumphrey August 8th, 1986 1986OH218 KH 347 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Othello J. Pumphrey August 8th, 1986 1986OH219 KH 348 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Benjamin A. Bibbs August 9th, 1986 1986OH221 KH 349 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Benjamin A. Bibbs August 9th, 1986 1986OH222 KH 350 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Bettye Simpson August 11th, 1986 1986OH223 KH 351 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
G. William Nickens August 11th, 1986 1986OH224 KH 352 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Loretta Nickens August 11th, 1986 1986OH225 KH 353 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
William Davis August 11th, 1986 1986OH226 KH 354 Ann Grundy No Restrictions
Wilhelmina Hunter August 12th, 1986 1986OH227 KH 355 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Chester Grundy August 12th, 1986 1986OH228 KH 356 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Chester Grundy August 13th, 1986 1986OH229 KH 357 Ann Grundy No Restrictions Online
Mattie Gray July 28th, 1986 1986OH230 KH 358 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Elizabeth R. Harris July 15th, 1986 1986OH231 KH 359 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Patricia R. Laine August 6th, 1986 1986OH232 KH 360 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Russell King, Sr. August 31st, 1986 1986OH233 KH 361 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Joanna Offutt Childress August 25th, 1986 1986OH234 KH 362 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Laura W. Moore September 5th, 1986 1986OH235 KH 363 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Charles C. Jones September 2nd, 1986 1986OH236 KH 364 Emily Parker No Restrictions
George H. Warford September 3rd, 1986 1986OH238 KH 365 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Grace Potter Carter August 25th, 1986 1986OH239 KH 366 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Virginia Anderson August 22nd, 1986 1986OH240 KH 367 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Alphonso Jackson August 11th, 1986 1986OH241 KH 368 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
William C. Bibbs August 11th, 1986 1986OH242 KH 369 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Jennie Didlick August 8th, 1986 1986OH243 KH 370 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Grace G. Coleman September 12th, 1986 1986OH244 KH 371 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
W.F.G. Moore September 22nd, 1986 1986OH245 KH 372 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Oscar Dishman, Jr. September 16th, 1986 1986OH246 KH 373 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Ben E. Coleman September 12th, 1986 1986OH247 KH 374 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Florence A. Young September 10th, 1986 1986OH248 KH 375 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Maurice Strider September 16th, 1986 1986OH249 KH 376 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Norman L. Passmore, Sr. September 8th, 1986 1986OH250 KH 377 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Verna B. Clark September 23rd, 1986 1986OH251 KH 378 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Frances A. Smallwood September 11th, 1986 1986OH252 KH 379 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Dorothy M. Cooper September 15th, 1986 1986OH253 KH 380 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Jerry Covington September 4th, 1986 1986OH254 KH 381 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Anthany Beatty, Sr. January 13th, 1987 1987OH045 KH 394 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Clem Brooks January 14th, 1987 1987OH046 KH 395 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Zack Bell, Sr. December 22nd, 1986 1987OH047 KH 396 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Ovan E. Hatchett, Jr. January 19th, 1987 1987OH060 KH 400 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Elizabeth Beatty January 14th, 1987 1987OH076 KH 407 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Estill Carter January 14th, 1987 1987OH077 KH 408 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Ann Hunter March 12th, 1987 1987OH078 KH 409 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Ann B. Black March 12th, 1987 1987OH079 KH 410 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Edythe J. Hayes March 14th, 1987 1987OH080 KH 411 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Walter B. Taylor March 16th, 1987 1987OH081 KH 412 Emily Parker No Restrictions
James W. Hammons March 18th, 1987 1987OH082 KH 413 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Delores Vinegar-Okerinde March 19th, 1987 1987OH083 KH 414 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Cordie M. Briggs April 17th, 1987 1987OH084 KH 415 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
R.V. Combs April 21st, 1987 1987OH085 KH 416 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Charlie Mae Brooks June 10th, 1987 1987OH086 KH 417 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
G.A. Childs June 16th, 1987 1987OH087 KH 418 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Edna Carr June 12th, 1987 1987OH088 KH 419 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Ruby Benberry June 15th, 1987 1987OH089 KH 420 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Sophia D. Smith June 15th, 1987 1987OH090 KH 421 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Susie E. White June 16th, 1987 1987OH096 KH 422 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Georgia Davis Powers June 17th, 1987 1987OH097 KH 423 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
G.A. Childs June 18th, 1987 1987OH098 KH 424 Emily Parker No Restrictions
William F. Caulder June 23rd, 1987 1987OH128 KH 426 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Ronald Griffin January 27th, 1983 1988OH033 KH 445 Gerald Smith No Restrictions
Helen Smith September 12th, 1988 1988OH163 KH 456 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Elizabeth P. Thomas October 21st, 1988 1988OH164 KH 457 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Daisy Carolyn Bishop November 5th, 1988 1988OH199 KH 458 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Charles Maceo Bishop November 5th, 1988 1988OH200 KH 459 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Jack L. Givens January 14th, 1987 1988OH201 KH 460 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Robert W. Dockery January 25th, 1988 1988OH202 KH 461 Emily Parker No Restrictions
William C. Parker September 5th, 1988 1988OH203 KH 462 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
William E. "Bunny" Davis December 17th, 1987 1989OH008 KH 467 Maurice A. Clay No Restrictions
Charles Mae Brooks September 6th, 1989 1989OH253 KH 471 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Katherine H. Rollins September 12th, 1989 1989OH254 KH 472 Emily Parker No Restrictions Online
Charles Livisay September 13th, 1989 1989OH255 KH 473 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Mary Edna Berry September 14th, 1989 1989OH256 KH 474 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Warren M. Winn September 17th, 1989 1989OH257 KH 475 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Elenora L. Smith February 6th, 1990 1990OH009 KH 477 Emily Parker No Restrictions
Annie B. Coleman February 28th, 1990 1990OH019 KH 479 Emily Parker No Restrictions
George C. Gentry April 23rd, 1990 1990OH073 KH 483 David K. Lilly No Restrictions
Arma M. Peltier April 10th, 1991 1991OH375 KH 527 Gloria Williams Restrictions Apply
Herbert Troy Owens, Jr. April 26th, 1991 1991OH376 KH 528 Mary Washington No Restrictions
Pamela Lee Gerton April 30th, 1991 1991OH377 KH 529 Cyndra Kaye Gerton Restrictions Apply
Donald Leon Young April 29th, 1991 1991OH378 KH 530 Randy Connell No Restrictions
Donald Leon Young April 30th, 1991 1991OH379 KH 531 Randy Connell No Restrictions
Robert Thomas Campbell May 2nd, 1991 1991OH380 KH 532 Bradley Phillips No Restrictions
Arma M. Peltier April 24th, 1991 1991OH405 KH 533 Gloria Williams Restrictions Apply
Bert Oram, Jr. March 4th, 1993 1993OH387 KH 549 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Lillian B. Gentry March 5th, 1993 1993OH388 KH 550 Betsy Adler No Restrictions Online
Alice J. Alexander March 8th, 1993 1993OH389 KH 551 Allen Adler No Restrictions
James Embry March 21st, 1993 1993OH390 KH 552 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Carrie Bell Jackson March 22nd, 1993 1993OH391 KH 553 Betsy Adler Restrictions Apply
George H. Childs, Sr. March 25th, 1993 1993OH392 KH 554 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Amanda Cooper Elliott April 5th, 1993 1993OH393 KH 555 Betsy Adler No Restrictions Online
Robert H. Hall, Anna C. Hall April 15th, 1993 1993OH394 KH 556 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Audrey Louise Grevious April 16th, 1993 1993OH395 KH 557 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Martha L. Edwards May 18th, 1993 1993OH396 KH 558 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Eula Tatman May 18th, 1993 1993OH397 KH 559 Betsy Adler No Restrictions
Alvin M. Seals April 23rd, 1996 1996OH063 KH 590 Bridget M. Collins No Restrictions
Julius Berry September 24th, 1997 1997OH027 KH 606 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Hansford Butler September 26th, 1996 1997OH028 KH 607 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
James O. Jones December 19th, 1996 1997OH029 KH 608 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Sandra Richardson March 5th, 1997 1997OH030 KH 609 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Melvin B. Cunningham March 12th, 1997 1997OH031 KH 610 Boyd Shearer No Restrictions
Wilfred Taylor Seals March 25th, 1997 1997OH032 KH 611 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
John Will "Scoop" Brown April 2nd, 1997 1997OH033 KH 612 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Harry N. Sykes April 9th, 1997 1997OH034 KH 613 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Audrey Louise Grevious April 23rd, 1997 1997OH035 KH 614 Boyd Shearer, Jr. No Restrictions
Lilia Garrison September 16th, 1992 1998OH035 KH 628 Nancy O'Malley No Restrictions
Irvin Parks November 24th, 1992 1998OH036 KH 629 Nancy O'Malley No Restrictions
Mrs. Sidney Bell Johnson March 5th, 1998 1998OH037 KH 630 Nancy O'Malley No Restrictions
William Simmons December 12th, 2001 2002OH020 KH 668 Natalie Gray No Restrictions
Cecil R. Madison, Sr. March 1st, 2005 2005OH017 KH 703 Reinette Jones No Restrictions Online
Michael A. Wilson April 3rd, 2005 2005OH057 KH 704 Patrick Hobgood No Restrictions
Frank Jackson December 22nd, 2008 2010OH013 BLEX 001 Amber Fogle Sargent No Restrictions
Thomas C. Wallace September 9th, 2011 2011OH204 BLEX 002 Reinette F. Jones No Restrictions
Leula Wallace Hall March 15th, 2012 2012OH039 BLEX 003 Reinette F. Jones Restrictions Apply
Leula Wallace Hall March 29th, 2012 2012OH095 BLEX 004 Reinette F. Jones Restrictions Apply
William Benjamin Ray, Sr. August 11th, 2014 2014OH140 BLEX 005 Yvonne Giles No Restrictions
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