Allen Cooper


Material Information

Allen Cooper
Physical Description:
Oral history interview
Allen Cooper ( Interviewee )
Paul Ortiz ( Interviewer )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Oral history
Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Navy--African Americans
Temporal Coverage:
1959 - 2004
Spatial Coverage:
United States of America -- Mississippi


Scope and Content:
Allen Cooper talks with Paul Ortiz about his activist experiences in the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi and Texas. People mentioned include: Norman Thomas, Carl Atavich, Tony Grey, Julius Hobson, Bob Moses, Otis Brown, Jr., Grandma Iser, Robert Moses, Ella Baker, James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner. Locations discussed include Albuquerque, New Mexico and Indianola, Inverness, Holmes, and Sunflower County, Mississippi. Organizations mentioned include: the Ku Klux Klan, COFO, SNCC, Black Panther Party and the Sunflower County Improvement Association.
General Note:
Updated to remove PDF on 11/14/2013.

Record Information

Source Institution:
UF Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
Holding Location:
UF Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the submitter.
Resource Identifier:
spohp - MFP 028
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