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Randolph Hollingsworth

West End Community Council - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - 0 views

    by Claire Seabern
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Oral history interview with Murray Atkins Walls and John Walls. :: African American Ora... - 0 views

    Oral history interview with Murray Atkins Walls and John Walls, conducted July 27, 1977 by Dwayne Cox. Most of the interview focuses on Murray Atkins Walls, although her husband, John Walls, is also an active participant. They were both involved in civil rights activities in Louisville and so share many experiences.
Big Bird

400 Arrested in Kentucky Riots - 0 views

    This is an article from the New York times describing the riots that occurred in Lousiville due to the desegregation of its local schools. These riots happened in 1975, more than 20 years after the famous Brown vs. Board of Education court case which ended segregation in schools.
Claire Johns

"Headed for Louisville:" rethinking rural to urban migration in the South, 1930-1950. -... - 2 views

    This article tells of urban Migration in Kentucky through the story of two men. Migration from 1930-1950 
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