Gloria Dickerson

Material Information

Gloria Dickerson
Physical Description:
Oral history interview
Gloria Dickerson ( Interviewee )
Marna Weston ( Interviewer )
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
Oral history
Civil rights movement—Mississippi—History—20th century
School integration -- United States
Temporal Coverage:
1960 - 2008
Spatial Coverage:
United States of America -- Mississippi -- Bolivar


Gloria Dickerson speaks of the racism and discrimination that she and her eight siblings faced attending a white school during the 1960s. People mentioned include: Matthew Carter, Mae Bertha Carter, Bertha Huckabee, Matthew Carter, Jr., John Carter, Ruth Whittle, Larry Carter, Stanley Carter, Gloria Dickerson, Pearl Owings, Beverly Carter, Deborah Smith, Carl Carter, Donald Dickerson, Dietrich Carter and Barack Obama. Bolivar County, Sunflower County Drew, and Jackson, Mississippi are locations mentioned in the interview. Organizations talked about inlude the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, COFO and the NAACP.

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 012
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