Not Our Children

Not Our Children

Creator Phoenix Productions, Inc.
Description Oral histories collected in 1992 by Ken Hoen and Laurie Hoen as research for a documentary film on the closing of the Farmville, Prince Edward County, Va., public schools, 1959-1963, in response to federally-ordered desegregation.
Call number Mss15 N8437 a
Date from 1959
Date to 1963
Geographic school Prince Edward County, VA
Size 15 items (printed booklet and 14 audio cassettes)
Access restrictions yes/no
Access restrictions
Part Of larger collection yes/no
Larger collection title
Repository Virginia Historical Society
Repository address 428 North Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
Repository contact name L. Eileen Parris
Repository contact title Archivist
Repository contact email
Repository contact phone (804) 358-4901
DoveRegion region5
Subjects o    African American students–Virginia

o    African Americans–Civil rights–Virginia

o    Civil rights movements–Virginia

o    Prince Edward County (Va.)

o    Public schools–Virginia–Prince Edward County

o    School integration–Massive resistance movement

o    Segregation in education

Types o    Interviews

o    Manuscripts

o    Sound recordings

o    Transcripts

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