David Rushing

Material Information

Title:
David Rushing
Physical Description:
Oral history interview
Language:
English
Creator:
David Rushing ( Interviewee )
Candice Ellis ( Interviewer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Oral history
Civil rights movement—Mississippi—History—20th century
Journalism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century
Genre:
Temporal Coverage:
1960 - 2009
Spatial Coverage:
United States of America -- MIssissippi -- Sunflower County

Notes

Summary:
Rushing talks about growing up in Sunflower County, Mississippi, race relations and his work as a journalist for the Indianola newspaper, the Enterprise-Tocsin, during the Civil Rights Movement. People mentioned include: Charles Scattergood, Bob Dylan, Jim Eastland, Fannie Lou Hamer, Todd Moye, Charles Scott, Charles McLaurin, Jim Abbott, Jesse Jackson and David Samson. Locations are Inverness and Indianola, Mississippi. Organizations include the White Citizens’ Council and the Ku Klux Klan.

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 041
Classification:
System ID:
AA00020247:00001


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