Item Details

Print View

Interview With Eugene Williams

Elwood, William A; Kulish, Mykola
Format
Online; Online Video; Video
Date
2006; 1987-10-25
Duration
19:58
Summary
Florence Bryant advocates the teaching of African American history. She tells about her own life. At 7:49 interview with Mr. Williams begins. Mr. Williams discusses the historical importance of the Charlottesville street on which he stands during the interview. He offers his views on public housing and his promotion of scattered housing for low income families.
Creator
Elwood, William A
Kulish, Mykola
Interviewee
Williams, Eugene, Sr
Language
English
Notes
Digitized by: Cincinnati, Ohio : The PPS Group, 2006.
Source footage for the documentary, The road to Brown : the untold story of “the man who killed Jim Crow” (California Newsreel, 1990), about the life of Charles Hamilton Houston, his crusade for civil rights, and the events that led to Brown v. the Board of Education, the 1954 Supreme Court decision that declared the doctrine of separate but equal to be illegal.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Recorded at Charlottesville, Virginia.
Collection
William A. Elwood Civil Rights Lawyers Project
Related Resources
View online
Related Items
Road to Brown : the untold story of "the man who killed Jim Crow."
William A. Elwood Civil Rights Lawyers Project
Copyright Not EvaluatedCopyright Not Evaluated
▾See more
▴See less