Lucius Holloway, Sr. and Emma Kate Holloway Oral History Interview

Created by
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009
Interview of
Holloway, Lucius Sr., American, born 1932
Holloway, Emma Kate, American
Interviewed by
Dr. Jeffries, Hasan Kwame, American, born 1973
Medium
digital
Dimensions
Duration: 00:30:35
Type
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected
Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Terrell County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
March 9, 2013
Description
The oral history consists of two digital files: 2011.17462.1a and 2011.174.62.1b.
In this short interview, Lucius Holloway, Sr., and Emma Kate Holloway describe their experiences in Terrell County, Georgia. They discuss their childhood memories of Southwest Georgia, and how they came to meet and marry. The remainder of the interview focuses on their involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, the harassment they faced from white supremacists, and their role in registering black voters.
LOC ID: afc2010039_crhp0062
Topic
African American
Activism
American South
Civil rights
Families
Race discrimination
Social reform
Suffrage
United States--History--1961-1969
White supremacy movements
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
2011.174.62.1ab
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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