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This section contains stories, oral histories, diaries, interviews, narratives, and remembrances about the author's experiences in the Freedom Movement. In most cases these were written or told in later years.

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Everybody Can Serve  —  Martin Luther King

Affidavits & Statements Regarding Vilence, Repression & Brutality

GroupsTitle/Description (Locale/Subject)
Many veteransLighter Moments
Black StudentsTalk About Their Experiences in Desegregated Schools
Multiple veteransThe Freedom Movement Stories We Always Wanted to Tell
Multiple veteransMemories of the First Greensboro Sit-Ins (NC)
Jackson State College studentsGroup interview by Robert Penn Warren 1964
Tougaloo College studentsGroup interview by Robert Penn Warren 1964

Narrator or IntervieweeTitle/Description (Locale/Subject)
UnidentifiedMama, I Got to Do It, I Got To (MS)
UnidentifiedThe New Barbarians re Southwest Georgia, 1963?
Frankye Adams-JohnsonInterview — Daughter of a Sharecropper (MS)
Sandra AdickesHistory Lessons in Hattiesburg (MS)
George AlbertzTells His Experiences as a Freedom Summer volunteer (MS)
Barbara Barnes AllenOral History/Interview (St. Augustine, FL)
Chude Allen Post Freedom Summer interview 1965
 My Mother and Father Believe Ours Is a Good Country
 Would You Marry One? (MS)
 Loneliness in the Circle of Trust (MS)
 Watching the Iris Grow (MS)
 A 6th Grader Interviews His Grandmother
 An Activist & Freedom School Teacher, 2018. (MS)
Emma AllenInterview by Joe Sinsheimer re Greenwood, MS
Henry Allen JrSelma student activist
Rueben AndersonOral History Interview (MS)
Dr. William AndersonInterview by Joseph Mosnier, re Albany GA Movement, SNCC, Dr. King, & etc. 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Anne Pearl AveryOral History Interview, by Joseph Mosnier, & re SNCC the Albany and AL movement, 2011.
Text transcriptPDF transcriptVideo + bio & metadata
David Bailin Mississippi Summer Project Diary, August 1964
Ella BakerInterview Excerpts, Emily Stoper. 1966
 Ella Baker, 1967
 Oral History/Interview, 1968
 Interview With Ella Jo Baker by Clay Carson. 1972
 Interview by Eugene Walker. 1974, (100 pages, mostly about SCLC). PDF version
 Oral-History Interview by Sue Thrasher. 1977
Quenton E. BakerOral-History Interview (Chapel Hill NC)
Marion Barry Interview, by Clay Carson. 1972
 Interview by "JM," 1965
Daisy Bates Oral History/Interview (Little Rock, AR)
Fred BattleOral History Interview (Chapel Hill, Greensboro, NC)
Randy Battle The Great Pool Jump... (Albany, GA)
 Grocers and Groceries; Charlie Ware; and 'Gator Johnson (GA)
 Driving for Attorney C.B. King (GA)
 Memories of Stokely Carmichael (GA)
 An Education; A Memory of Stokely (GA)
 A Dispute over a Bull (GA)
Hunter BearOral History (MS & NC)
(John Salter)A Magnolia Tale (MS)
 Black-Belt Thunder (NC & SCEF)
 Bertie County, NC: Taking the 1700s into the 20th Century
Fay Bellamy Powell Interview [video only]
"Arkansas" BenstonFreedom To Freedom (AL)
James BevelInterview for Eyes on the Prize (Birmingham & Selma)
Freddie Greene Biddle Interview by Emilye Crosby, re SNCC & the Mississippi movement. 2015.
PDF transcriptVideo + bio & metadata
Stephen BinghamDifferent Types of Unsung Heroes (MS)
 A WASP in the Movement, 2018.
Charles Black Interview [video only]
Unita Blackwell Fix It for Free (About Muriel Tillinghast in MS)
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize
Ed BlakenheimInterview (Freedom Ride)
Sam Block Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re Greenwood, MS
Rev. Willie BlueOral History Interview (MS)
Willie Bolden Interview [video only]
Julian Bond Interview Excerpts
 Oral History
Charles Bonner Oral History/Interview (Selma, AL)
 The First Sit-in & Birth of the Selma Movement
Heather Tobis Booth Interview
 Memories From Shaw, Especially of the Hawkins Family
Harry BowieOral History Interview (MS)
Harry Boyte My story of the KKK, Martin Luther King, and Populist Politics (FL)
Raylawni BranchInterview by Emilye Crosby re MS & the movement, 2015.
PDF transcript Video + bio & metadata
Ron Bridgeforth Starkville & Oktibbeha County Mississippi
 To be Worthy of the Trust, 2018. (MS)
Ellen Broms"High Yellow" (Freedom Ride)
Amos C. BrownInterview by David Cline, re NAACP & Jackson MS movement, 2013.
PDF transcript Video + bio & metadata
H. Rap Brown Interview, Robert Allen, National Guardian 1968
Johnnie Ruth BrownerInterview by Hasan Jeffries (Albany GA) 2013
Joan Browning Religion and Joining SNCC
Walter BruceInterview by John Dittmer, re Mississippi movement & Freedom Summer, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
C.C. Bryant Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re McComb, MS
 Panel Discussion, with Bob Moses re McComb MS. (1986)
Peter Buck Transcript of 1965 Journal (SCOPE, AL)
Larry Butler Diary of an Alabama SCOPE Volunteer (AL)
Cathy CadeMy Family, the Movement, and Me (Albany, GA)
 My First Demonstration, Atlanta, 1962
 Not the End, 2018
Gordon CareyInterview: CORE, the Sit-ins and Freedom Rides
Stokely Carmichael Interview by Robert Penn Warren, 1964
 Face the Nation Interview With Stokely Carmichael, 1966
Rev. Joe CarterInterview re Registering to vote in Louisiana
Raphael Cassimere Interview (New Orleans)
Robert Clark Interview by John Dittmer, re Mississippi & election.
Video + bio & metadata
Septima ClarkInterview by Robert Penn Warren
 Oral History Interview: Part 1, 1976. (NAACP, SCLC)
 Oral History Interview: Part 2 1976. (SCLC, King)
 Dismissal (SC)
Kathleen Neal Cleaver Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re SNCC and the movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Charlie Cobb Oral History
 Black Politics and the Establishment: (Interview)
 Interview, re post-SNCC activities. 2015
Dr. Lester ColesInterview by Joe Sinsheimer re Fredom Summer MS
Rev. Clint CollierOral History Interview (MS)
Peggy Jean ConnorInterview by Emilye Crosby, re Mississippi, COFO, MFDP, and NAACP 2015.
Video + bio & metadata
George ConwayA Matter of Honor (St. Augustine, FL)
Fatima Cortez-ToddHonoring Our Ancestors, Honoring Ourselves
Dorothy CottonInterview by Joseph Mosnier, re Dr. King, SCLC, Citizenship Schools, & the movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Macarthur Cotton Oral History Interview (MS)
Courtland Cox A Perspective on the Marion Barry Administration (Washington DC)
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize
 Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re NAG, SNCC, the movement & 6th Pan-African Congress, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Connie Curry Thoughts & Memories on Returning the South Carolina
  Interview [video only]
Pat CusickOral History (Chapel Hill, NC)
George DavisInterview (AL)
William (Bill) DayFrom Kansas to Mississippi
David "Dave" DennisOral-history interview, by John Dittmer, 1983
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (MS)
Doris DerbyOral History Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re SNCC, Albany GA, Free Southern Theater, Poor Peoples Corporation, & etc. 2011. Video + bio & metadata
Annie DevineOral history, 1966. (Canton, MS
Dion DiamondInterview by David Cline, re Freedom Rides, Louisiana, Mississippi, 2015.
Video + bio & metadata
Morris Dillard Interview [video only]
Ivanhoe Donaldson Interview for Eyes on the Prize (MS & AL)
 Oral History, 1966
Dr. L.C. DorseyOral History Interview (MS)
Viola Johnson DouglasSelma student activist, (AL)
Lydia Douglas Interview [video only]
William DouthardI'll Never Forget Alabama Law (Gadsden, AL)
David DukesI Have Never Lived in America (Madison Co. FL)
Karen Duncanwood Remembrances of Mississippi Summer 1964
Arlene Dunn My Arkansas Journey
Pete Eikenberry Mississippi Postscript (re Grenada MS)
 I Was a Civil Rights Lawyer in Mississippi, 2009.
Lolis Elie Comments re Race, Race Consciousness & Black Muslims
Dwain Epps SFTS Students & Black Voting Rights in Wilcox Co. AL
Myrlie Evers Eyes on the Prize Interview (MS)
Gail FalkRemembering Freedom Summer (MS)
James FarmerInterview for Eyes on the Prize (Freedom Rides)
 Research interview by Robert Penn Warren
Kathryn FentressA Journey of the Spirit (St. Augustine, FL)
Ralph FertigThe Making of a Freedom Rider (Chicago & Selma)
Frank FiggersOral History Interview (MS)
Bettie Mae FikesOral History/Interview (Selma, AL)
Jim Forman Some Random Notes From the Leflore County Jail, 1963 (MS)
 A Band of Brothers, A Circle of Trust (Atlanta), 1964
 Interview by Robert Penn Warren, 1964
 Interview by "JM," 1965.
 SNCC, Voter Registration & the Consequences 1988
Barney FrankInterview re Freedom Summer (MS), by Joe Sinsheimer, 1983
[Freedom Summer]Remembrances of Freedom Summer 1964 (MS)
Jo FreemanViewing Rosa Parks
Hardy FryeNarrative (MS & AL)
 Everyone Was a Leader (MS)
 The People Were Great (MS)
Gloria Harvey FulwiderSelma student activist
Glenda FunchessInterview by Emilye Crosby, re Hattiesburg Mississippi and the movement, 2015.
Video + bio & metadata
Bobby FuseOral History Interview (Americus, GA)
Tom GaitherOral History Interview (CORE)
Betty Garman Interview
Jimmy Garrett Lessons (MS)
 From the Streets of L.A..., 2018
Joanne Gavin The Moon in Alabama is Big and Yellow (AL)
Jack GeigerInterview by John Dittmer, re Medical Committee for Human Rights (MCHR), 2013.
Video + bio & metadata
Maria Gitin Story From Wilcox County, Alabama (AL)
 Sim Pettway, Student Civil Rights Leader, 1965 (AL)
Myrtle GlascoeInterview, by Dwandalyn Reece, (SNCC) 2010
Miriam Glickman Oral History (Albany & MS)
 Our Mississippi Dilemma (MS)
 Integration in the Deep South: Death Goes On, 1963
 Vietnam War Protest, 1965 (DC)
 Interview Excerpts
 A Jewish Woman in the Movement, 2018
 The Ties That Bind, video interview with Marsha Joyner, 2018. [Video ]
Lynn Goldberg Diary of a Young Civil Rights Worker (SC)
Heather GrayA Month of Infamy 38 Years Ago (MS)
Victoria GrayInterview by Joe Sinsheimer re Hattiesburg, MS 1987
 Turning Points in the Life of a Christian Activist (MS)
Stephen GreenFreedom Rider Diary - 40 Years Later (Freedom Rides)
Greene familyInterview re Greenwood MS, by Clayborne Carson, 1978
Dick GregoryInterview re Chaney-Schwerner-Goodman Lynching (MS)
 Dick Gregory, An Interview (22 pages), September 27, 1967
Ira Grupper The Fairgrounds Motel (Jackson, MS 1965)
Lawrence Guyot Testimony for MFDP Congressional Challenge (MS)
 Oral history, 1966
 Interview (MS)
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (MS)
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re SNCC & MS movement
Linda Halpern The Shooting of Silas McGhee (Greenwood, MS)
 Stokely and Freedom Summer, 2018. (MS)
Fannie Lou HamerInterview: Life in Mississippi (MS)
 Interview: Winona, Mississippi, 1963 (MS)
 Testimony at Democratic Convention (MS)
 Oral History, (Interview by the Romaines). 1966 (MS)
Hamilton & UlmerInterview re St. Augustine Movement
Bill Hansen (SNCC) Arkansas SNCC field reports (Arkansas Historical Quarterly)
Robert Hargreaves Mississippi Freedom Summer 1964 (MS)
John P. Harper At the Center of a Storm: My Involvement in the CRM (DC, MD)
Rick Harper &
Ralph Tyler
A Long Hot Summer (re Alabama 1966), Illinois Alum 2012
Don Harris Oral History (SW Georgia)
Jesse Harris Interview, by "JM" 1965 (MS)
Bruce HartfordOral History (AL & MS)
 Albert Turner & the Rocking Chair (AL)
 Interview: Alabama & Mississippi
 Radical Democracy Interview
 Schooled by a Mound of Dead Roaches, 2018.
David HartsoughNonviolent Sit-In, Arlington VA, (VA) 1960
Rev. Dean HayHattiesburg Diary (MS) 1964
Casey Hayden Roots of Feminism in the Redemptive Community
Robert HaylingInterview re St. Augustine Movement (FL)
 Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re St. Augustine FL, SCLC, & the movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Janet Heinritz-Canterbury From Appleton to Gee's Bend (MS, AL)
Marion Helland Freedom School, Voter Registration, Marches (AL, MS)
Aaron HenryInterview by Robert Penn Warren, (MS) 1964.
 Interview (MS)
 Interview by "JM", 1965
Margaret HerringNarrative (Lauren McSurely)
John Herz My Two Weeks as a Civil Rights Lawyer in Mississippi, July 1964
Hicks familyInterview by Joseph Mosnier re CORE, Deacons for Defense, & Bogalusa LA movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Bill Higgs Inteview, by "JM" 1965. (MS)
Jesse Hill Interview [video only]
Yvonne HiltonResponses to Interview Questions ... (Baltimore & Black Power)
Faith Holsaert Interview, 1991 (SWGA)
 Letter re + bio & metadata & Movement experience, 1991.
 Oral history interview with Jean Smith-Young, 1993. (MD & SWGA)
 Oral history interview, 1994. (Cambridge MD & SWGA)
 Interview 2012. (Cambridge MD & Southwest GA)
Len HoltEyewitness: The Police Terror at Birmingham (AL)
Stu House "Inciting to Riot" in Selma (AL)
 Selma, Lord, Selma — Young Heroes: Sheyann and Rachel (Selma AL)
Rodney L. HurstIt was never about a hot dog and a Coke!  (FL)
Phil HutchingsOral History interview  (SNCC)
Gwendolyn Iles-Foster Interview (Atlanta, GA)
John Jackson Remembrance of Lowndes County, Alabama (AL)
Don Jelinek Oral History (AL & MS)
 The Two Cows (MS)
Jenkins familyInterview by Joseph Mosnier, re Bogalusa LA Movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Timothy Jenkins Interview, by "JM," 1965
Richard JewettBeating of CORE Worker, (Jackson MS)
Rev. Aaron JohnsonInterviewed by Joe Sinsheimer re Greenwood, 1985
Clarence L. JohnsonReflections on Growing Up in Greenwood ... (MS)
June Johnson Growing Up in Mississippi (MS)
 The Person Who Influenced Me Most (re Bob Moses)
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re Greenwood Movement, MS 1987
C.J. JonesOral History Interview (AL, MS)
James O. JonesInterview, re Arkansas segregation & local movement. 2011
Marsha Joyner Interview: Baltimore MD
James Kates June & August, 1964 (MS)
Abdul Aziz KhaalisJourney To Prison (Freedom Rides)
Lanny Kaufer UCSB SCOPE Project 1965 (Sussex County, VA)
 SCOPE Project Success Story (VA)
Peter Kellman Freedom Movement Memories (AL)
Rev. Ed KingOral History, 1966 (MS)
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re MFDP, MS. 1987
Lonnie King Oral History (GA) 64-page transcript
 Atlanta Student Movement Timeline
 Remembering the Atlanta Student Movement of 1960
 Interview, 2005 [video only]
 Interview, by Emilye Crosby, re Atlanta movement & SNCC, 2013.
Video + bio & metadata
Martin Luther King Interview by Robert Penn Warren, 1964.
 Interview, Playboy, 1965
Mary King SNCC: Born of the Sit-Ins, Dedicated to Action
Adam Kline Greenwood, Mississippi (MS)
Marion Kwan Oral History Interview (MS)
 Daily Log, Hattiesburg MS. Summer 1966
 From Chinatown to Mississippi, 2018 (MS)
 They Hadn't Counted On Me Comin' (MS)
 Fighting for Civil Rights in Hattiesburg, MS in 1965 (MS)
Sherie Labedis Fireball in the Night (SC)
 Journal Excerpts, SCLC/SCOPE (SC)
 Rebecca Crawford: A Line in the Sand (SC)
Dorie Ladner I Just Had a Fire! oral-history interview (MS)
Dorie & Joyce LadnerInterview by Joseph Mosnier, re SNCC & Mississippi movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Joyce LadnerThe March on Washington
 Remembrance of Women in the Freedom Movement
 Interview re Hattiesburg & Mississippi Movement. 1987
Bernard Lafayette Remembrance of Selma Alabama — 1963
Candida LallWouldn't Take Nothing for my Journey Now (Freedom Rides)
 Killing Sisyphus (Freedom Rides)
Roslyn Garfield LangA Baltimore Girl Sits-In
Rev. James Lawson Interview by Robert Penn Warren
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Nashville & Nonviolence)
Jennifer LawsonInterview by Emilye Crosby re SNCC & the movement, 2015.
PDF transcript Video + bio & metadata
Charles LeckRiding on the Spirit of New Orleans (MS)
Sandy Leigh Oral history, 1966
Eric Lerner Selma Interview (AL)
Mark Levy I'm Still Arguing With My Mother (MS. Freedom Summer)
John Lewis, Oral History/Interview, 1967
 Interview/Oral-History, 1973
Lillie and AliceTestimony of two teenagers jailed in Jackson, June 14 1965
Rufus LewisInterview: Montgomery Bus Boycott (AL)
Bernice LillySelma student activist, (AL)
Peter de Lissovoy Albany GA in 1963 (Southwest GA)
 "Outside Agitator" and Other Terms of the Times (GA)
 A Confrontation (GA)
 Remembering C. B. King's Campaign for Congress (GA)
 Hunger Strike, Albany, GA, 1963
Marilyn LoewenOral History Interview (MS)
Gloria Logsdon Summary of interview by Dr. Edith M. Freeman. 2014 (MO)
John LogsdonColumbia's CORE, 1963. (MO)
Al LowensteinInterview by JM, November 1965
 Oral History, 1967 (MS)
 Interview, 1977
Joseph LoweryInterview by Joseph Mosnier, re SCLC, NAACP, & the movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Ralph Luker Interview [video only]
Staughton & Alice LyndInterview by Joe Sinsheimer re Freedom Summer/ 1987
Sam MahoneInterview, by Hasan Jeffries (Albany GA) 2013
Larry Mamiya SNCC, SIM, and the Southwest Georgia Project (GA)
William M. MandelExecution in Virginia, 1951
Bob Mants Don't Stick Your Nose in Other Folks Business (GA & AL)
[March on Washington]Memories of the March on Washington (DC)
Betita Martinez Liz is Betita: A SNCC Memory
Gwendolyn MatthewsOral History (School integrator, NC)
McCain & KhazanInterview re Greensboro Sit-In (NC)
McComb MS activistsGroup Interview, by Joe Sinsheimer, 1983
Mrs.Classie McCulloughHow I Learned About Freedom to Vote (MS)
Charles McDewRemembrances of SNCC, 1988
 Returning to the South, 2003. (SC)
 Interview by Joseph Mosniew re SNCC, South Carolina, Mississippi & the movement, 2011.
Video & + bio & metadata
Joe McDomickRegistering to Vote in Louisiana
John McFerrenTestimony: The Fight for the Vote Fayette County, 1960 (TN)
Silas McGheeInterview re Greenwood & Mississippi Movements. 1987
Floyd McKissickInterview, 1973 (NC)
 Interview, re Desegregating UNC, 1989(NC)
Charles McLaurin Interview About Freedom Summer (MS)
 To Overcome Fear, re Sunflower County MS 1962 (undated possibly 1967)
William MerrittSelma student activist (AL)
Sheila MichaelsOral History/Interview, 1999
 Sitting-In on Attorney General Robert Kennedy (DC)
 Pat Smith and Frank Nelson Wed
 Them There Eyes (MS)
 How I Became An Oral Historian
Mike Miller Oral History Interview
 The Agitator (MS)
Jack Minnis Selected Entries From the Diary of Jack Minnis, SNCC
Dr. Alfred MoldovanInterview, re MCHR, Mississippi & Selma. 2011
Amzie Moore Farewell to the N-Double-A (MS)
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (MS)
Marcia Moore Freedom Summer, My Parents, and Me
James MooreInterviewed by Joe Sinsheimer re Greenwood, 1985
Mary MooreInterview (Birmingham)
Richard MorrisroeHope, Action, Change: 50 Years of Memories (AL)
Bob MosesOral history by "JM" 1963 (MS)
 Narrative transcript from June 20, 1963 [incomplete]
 Interview by Robert Penn Warren, 1964
 Oral history, 1966
 Interview by Clayborne Carson, 1982
 Interview by John Dittmer, 1983
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer. 1984
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re 1963 Freedom Ballot in MS
 Interview, by Joe Sinsheimer re SNCC field work. (Mississippi), 1984
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize, 1986
 Panel Discussion, with C.C. Bryant re McComb MS. 1986)
Moses & MurphyInterview by Robert Penn Warren 1964
Daphne Muse A SNCC Education (TN, DC)
Bernice Savage MutukuSelma student activist, 1963-65 (AL)
Diane Nash Interview for Eyes on the Prize
 The Beloved Community & Philosophy of Nonviolence
Peter NemenyiOral History
John Newman, COFOCanton Arrest 3/21/64 (MS)
Martin NicolausMississippi Winter 1964-65 (Jackson & Issaquena Co.)
E.D. Nixon Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Montgomery Bus Boycott)
Silas Norman Remembrance of SNCC, Selma, and Alabama
Fran O'Brien Faith and Activism (MS)
Gregory OrrReturn to Hayneville (MS & AL)
Hazel PalmerInterview, by Joe Sinsheimer re Jackson & Mississippi movement. 1985
Johnny Parham Interview [video only]
Gwen PattonInsurgent Memories (Tuskegee, AL)
 Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re Tuskeegee & Montgomery movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Delores Miller ParksIn Her Own Words (St. Augustine, FL ~ ACCORD)
Rosa Parks, Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Montgomery)
 Inteview by Don Jelinek (Montgomery)
Bruce PayneInterview re Freedom Vote campaign. (MS), 1983
 Interview, by Joe Sinsheimer, re Freedom Summer volunteers. (MS), 1983
Wazir Peacock Oral History (MS AL)
 Freedom Summer
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer re SNCC in MS
 Fighting for Freedom in the Mississippi Delta
 Stand for Freedom... 1:23 minute YouTube video
Jim Peck Eyes on the Prize Interview (Freedom Rides)
John Perdew Events in Dawson and Americus, Georgia
 Americus, GA: Sheriff Fred Chapell and "Slappy"
Charles PersonInterview (GA & Freedom Rides)
Jane (J.J.) Phillips Night Train to Raleigh: Summer 1962 (NC)
Mattie PilcherInterview by Joe Sinsheimer, re race relations. (MS), 1963
Pike County AL volsJournal, SCOPE Project, summer 1965
General Larry PlattMy Story (Atlanta, GA)
Peggy Ryan Poole SCOPE in Sussex County VA, 1965. (2018)
Annell Ponder Citizenship Education in the "Heart of the Iceberg (MS) 1963
Portia Harden Potts Interview [video only]
Joseph RauhInterview by Anne Romaine re MFDP Convention Challenge
Mimi Feingold Real Interview (Freedom Rides, Louisiana)
 Interview with Ron Bridgeforth 2018
Rev. Fredrick ReeseInterview for Eyes on the Prize (Selma, AL)
Shirley Green-ReeseHidden Behind Bars — 52 Year Ago (GA)
Alan Reich In the New York SNCC Office
James ReynoldsSelma student activist (AL)
Judy Richardson Oral History (MD, GA, MS)
Willie Ricks Interview Part 1 [video only]
  Interview Part 2 [video only]
Ron Ridenour Freedom Summer Orientation (MS)
 On the Road to Freedom (MS)
 Personal Diary, Moss Point Mississippi
Dennis RobertsStories of Southwest Georgia & C.B. King (multiple stories)
 Stories of SNCC Members & the Military Draft (multiple stories)
 Journal: Southwest Georgia, Summer 1963
Wally RobertsSheriff Capps & the Shaw Freedom School (MS)
James RobinsonOral-histories, 10 sessions
Jo Ann RobinsonInterview for Eyes on the Prize (Montgomery AL)
Priscilla RobinsonMy Story (VA & AL)
Reggie RobinsonThe Ties That Bind, video interview with Marsha Joyner, 2018. [Video ]
Jimmy Rogers Oral History (AL)
 An Experience with Violence in Lowndes County, Alabama
Avon Rollins August 28, 1963 — the March on Washington
Constance RozierSelma student activist, (AL)
Larry Rubin A Walk in Holly Springs: 1964 (MS)
 ... But South I Went (Jewish Currents, 2014)
James Russell Remembering the Tulsa Sit-ins (OK)
Bayard RustinNonviolence vs. Jim Crow, 1942
 Interview by Robert Penn Warren
Ruby Nell Sales Oral History (AL)
Mendy Samstein Oral history, interview by Anne Romaine 1966 or 1967
Mark Satin The Three Committees (MS)
Danny SchechterRemembering the March on Washington in 1963
Jeffrey Schwartz CORE's Freedom Summer — My Experiences in Louisiana
Pete SeegerInterview by Joseph Mosnier re freedom movement. 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Cleveland SellersThe Context of Black Power
 Interview by Joe Sinsheimer, re civil rights activism. (MS), 1985
[SCOPE Project]Remembrances of SCOPE Project, 1965-66
Terry ShawInterview With Terry Shaw (Selma AL) 1963
Charles Sherrod Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Albany GA)
 Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re SNCC & Albany movement, 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Rick SheviakovIf I Ever Write Down the Story of My Life... (Freedom Rides)
 Byron's Contraband (Freedom Rides)
 From Berkeley to the Freedom Rides, 2018
Fred ShuttlesworthEyes on the Prize Interview (Birmingham)
Carol Ruth Silver Ever Wonder Who Empties Your Trash, & Where it Goes?
Charles SimsArmed Defense (Bogalusa, LA) 1965
Michael Simmons Disturbing the Peace
 Arkansas Roots and Consciousness
 Letter to Dwight Williams
Zoharah Simmons  Interview by Joseph Mosnier, re SNCC, Laurel MS, & the movement, 2011.
Web-versionVideo + bio & metadata
Hon. Frank Smith (pol ldr)Interview, re Greenwood MS civil rights demonstrations, 1985
Frank Smith (SNCC)Interview, re Freedom Movement, 1986
Jean Wheeler Smith SNCC Women
Jeannette SmithInterview by Emilye Crosby re MS & the movement, 2015.
PDF transcript Video + bio & metadata
R.L.T. SmithInterview by "JM", 1965. (MS)
 Interview, by Joe Sinsheimer. 1985 (MS)
Sam SmithSNCC in DC (Washington)
Scott B. Smith Peep-a-Boo — In the Graveyard (AL)
Helen SingletonFreedom Rider, Freedom Fighter (MS), 2018
Robert SingletonA CORE Freedom Rider (MS)
Amos SnellSelma student activist (AL)
Jonathan SteeleSummer of Hate (MS)
Jane Stembridge Interview
Ed Stern The Lawyers Who Went to Mississippi Will Never be the Same
Nancy StollerArkansas 1965
 Bowling in Prince Georges County, Maryland
Peter Stoner Report on Experiences in Hattiesburg (MS) 1964
Bettye Parker MilesSelma student activist (AL)
Cleophas StrongSelma student activist, (AL)
Matt ("Flukey") Suarez Oral History (LA & MS)
Peter SussmanThe March: A Veiw From the Crowd (DC MoW)
John Suter Short Piece on Freedom Songs (MS)
Ernest Swann Interview [video only]
Roberta TateSelma student activist (AL)
Michael ThelwellOral History Interview (DC)
Ralph TempleSt. Augustine, 1964 (FL ~ ACCORD)
Sue ThrasherInterview by Joe Sinsheimer (MS)
Walter Tillow Oral History interview by Anne Romaine, 1966 (TN, MS)
Peter Titelman ... Define Self Through Involvement in the Civil Rights Movement
Roy TorkingtonItta Bena and Elsewhere (MS) (2011)
 Volunteer: Mississippi 1964 & Louisiana 1965 (2018)
Brenda TravisOral History, McComb MS and Elsewhere
 Oral History Interview (MS)
Jimmy Travis Oral History Interview (MS)
Karen Trusty Going Crazy (Atlanta GA)
Albert Turner Interview for Eyes on the Prize (AL)
Rick Tuttle The Brutal Winona, Mississippi Jail Beatings
Eugene TuritzInterview re Mississippi work, 1965
 A Life in the Movement (MS, LA), 2018
Nancy Jo TuritzInterview re Mississippi work, 1965
Ralph TylerRick Harper in Greene County, Alabama 1966
Ulmer & HamiltonInterview re St. Augustine Movement
Ann ValliantOne Conversation, One Heart at a Time (AR, AL)
Rev. C.T. Vivian Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Nashville & Selma), 1986
 Interview Part 1, 2006 [video only]
Interview Part 2 2006 [video only]
 Interview by Taylor Branch, re SCLC & the movement, 2011.
Web-version Video + bio & metadata
Johnnie WalkerI am Johnnie Mae Walker
Rita Walker Meeting the Freedom Workers (COFO, MS)
 Life in Mississippi: Negro Motherhood
Wyatt T. Walker Interview by Robert Penn Warren
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Albany, Birmingham)
Hollis Watkins In the Middle of the Iceberg (MS)
 Interviewed by Joe Sinsheimer re SNCC & MS, 1985
 Interview for Eyes on the Prize (MS)
 Julian Bond Oral History Project: Hollis Watkins, (MS) 2019
Jimmy Webb I'll Be An Activist Until I Die (Selma)
Bob Weil A Faulkner Tale (MS)
Mark Weiss Interview (MS)
Annette Jones WhiteFreedom Movement Narrative (Albany, GA)
 Charles Sherrod — The Gentle Giant (Albany, GA)
 Blue and Me in C.M.E. (Albany, GA)
 In Memory of Rev. Dr. Janie Culbreth Rambeau
George White Birmingham 1963 (AL)
Hattie & James WhiteInterview (St. Augustine, FL)  
Grenville Whitman Mississippi Summer 1964
Jean Wiley Oral History (AL)
Annie Laura WilliamsSelma student activist (AL)
Lula Belle WilliamsSelma student activist, 1963-65 (AL)
Junius Williams Interview by Joseph Mosnier re SNCC & the Movement. 2011.
PDF transcript Video & + bio & metadata
Mabel Williams Oral History (Monroe, NC)
Robert Williams Interview for Eyes on the Prize (Monroe, NC)
Bright Winn Mrs. Magruder (MS)
 Mississippi Revisited
Annie Pearl WormelySelma student activist, (AL)
Michael Wright A Legacy of Resistance (oral-history) (AL)
Rev. Andrew Young Interview by Robert Penn Warren, 1964
Carrie Lamar YoungInterview by Joseph Mosnier re SNCC & Arkansas movement. 2011.
Video + bio & metadata
Bob ZellnerA White Southerner Joins the Struggle
 The March on Washington
Howard ZinnInterview by "JM," 1965

See also:

History & Timeline: 1951-1968 — Descriptions of Movement events.
Our Words — Articles & speeches by Movement veterans written at the time.
Letters & Reports From the Field — By Movement veterans.
Documents — Movement publications, reports, organizing, strategy, etc.
Photo Album — Movement photos, posters, etc.
Our Thoughts — Retrospectives and later analysis by Movement veterans.
Our Thoughts — Analyses and commentaries by Movement veterans.
Discussions — Transcripts of group discussions by veterans.

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