Gwendolyn Annette Duncan Oral History Interview

Created by
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009
Interview of
Duncan, Gwendolyn Annette, American, born 1956
Interviewed by
Mosnier, Joseph Ph. D.
Subject of
Ku Klux Klan, 3rd, American, founded 1946
ACCORD Freedom Trail, American
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration: 00:33:37
Type
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected
Saint Augustine, Saint Johns, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Lincolnville, Saint Augustine, Saint Johns County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
September 14, 2011
Description
The oral history consists of two digital files: 2011.174.47.1a and 2011.174.47.1b.
Gwendolyn Duncan recalls her family history in Saint Augustine, Florida, watching a Ku Klux Klan parade through the black neighborhood of Lincolnville, and integrating a white school. She discusses the efforts in St. Augustine to commemorate the local civil rights movement, including the ACCORD Freedom Trail.
LOC ID: afc2010039_crhp0047
Topic
African American
American South
Civil rights
Education
Segregation
Social reform
United States--History--1961-1969
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
2011.174.47.1ab
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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