Otis Brown

Material Information

Title:
Otis Brown
Physical Description:
Oral history interview
Language:
English
Creator:
Otis Brown ( Interviewee )
Paul Ortiz ( Interviewer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Oral history
Civil rights movements--Mississippi--History--20th century
Voter registration
Genre:
Temporal Coverage:
1960 - 2008
Spatial Coverage:
United States of America -- Mississippi -- Sunflower County

Notes

Summary:
Civil rights movement veteran Otis Brown speaks of his experiences in Mississippi in the 1960s. People mentioned include: Jim Daniels, Liz Fusco, Charles Scattergood, Jon Harris, Guy McComb, Pete Peck, Eddie Philip, Bright Winn, Karen Koonan, Hershel Kaminsky, Charles McLaurin, John Harry, George Bush, Charles Payne, John Dittmer and Connie Curry. Locations mentioned are Indianola, Ruleville and Sunflower County, Mississippi, and Corpus Christi, Texas. Organizations include: SNCC, COFO, the Freedom Schools, the White Citizen's Council, the John Birch Society, the Ku Klux Klan, the John Atkins ommunity Service Group (JACS), Head Start, the NAACP and the Box Project.

Record Information

Source Institution:
UF Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the submitter.
Resource Identifier:
spohp - MFP 004A
Classification:
System ID:
AA00020233:00001


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