Audrey Nell Hamilton and JoeAnn Anderson Ulmer Oral History Interview

Created by
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009
Interview of
Hamilton, Audrey Nell, American
Ulmer, JoeAnn Anderson, American
Interviewed by
Mosnier, Joseph Ph. D.
Subject of
Hayling, Robert Bagner D.D., American, 1929 - 2015
F. W. Woolworth Company, American, 1879 - 1997
Dr. King, Martin Luther Jr., American, 1929 - 1968
Robinson, Jackie, American, 1919 - 1972
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration: 01:06:20
Type
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected
Saint Augustine, Saint Johns County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
September 13, 2011
Description
The oral history consists of two digital files: 2011.174.44.1a and 2011.174.44.1b.
Audrey Hamilton and JoeAnn Ulmer recall growing up in St. Augustine, Florida, and participating in sit-ins led by Robert Hayling, D.D. at Woolworth's drug store as teenagers. They recall serving a sentence in jail, attending reform school, and meeting Martin Luther King, Jr., and Jackie Robinson.
LOC ID: afc2010039_crhp0044
Topic
African American
Activism
American South
Civil rights
Prisons
Resistance
Segregation
Social reform
United States--History--1961-1969
Youth
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number
2011.174.44.1ab
Restrictions & Rights
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Collection title
Civil Rights History Project
Classification
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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