Jefferson School oral history project

Jefferson School oral history project

Creator Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society.
Description This project includes a collection of oral histories with people associated with the Jefferson School, Charlottesville’s first African-American high school. The project generated thirty interviews.
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Date from 2002
Date to
Geographic school Charlottesville, VA
Size 2 volumes
Access restrictions yes/no
Access restrictions
Part Of larger collection yes/no
Larger collection title
Repository Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society
Repository address McIntire Building, 200 Second Street NE, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5245
Repository contact name
Repository contact title Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society.
Repository contact email
Repository contact phone (434) 296-7294
DoveRegion region7
Subjects o    African American students

o    African Americans–Civil rights

o    African Americans–Education

o    Civil rights movements

o    School integration–Virginia–Charlottesville

o    Segregation in education

Types o    Interviews

o    Manuscripts

o    Sound recordings

o    Transcripts