Schoolhouse Museum oral interviews

Schoolhouse Museum oral interviews

Creator Schoolhouse Museum
Description This collection consists of 150 oral histories of former teachers and students at black schools during the Jim Crow era in Virginia.
Call number
Date from 1876
Date to 1965
Geographic school Virginia
Size 150 interviews (transcript, audio tape, and video tape formats); photographs
Access restrictions yes/no
Access restrictions
Part Of larger collection yes/no
Larger collection title
Repository The Schoolhouse Museum
Repository address 516 Main Street, P.O. Box 1113, Smithfield , VA 23431
Repository contact name
Repository contact title Schoolhouse Museum
Repository contact email
Repository contact phone (757) 365-4789
DoveRegion region3
Subjects o    African American educators

o    African American schools

o    African American students

o    Civil rights movements–Virginia

o    School integration

o    Segregation in education

Types o    Interviews

o    Photographs

o    Sound recordings

o    Transcripts

o    Video recordings

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