Interview with Alice E. Harris

  • Identifier1993 OH 147
  • Date2/27/1992
  • InterviewerDunston, A.G.
  • IntervieweeHarris, Alice E.
  • DescriptionMrs. Alice E. Harris was born in Berea, KY on February 24th, 1929. She attended a segregated elementary school in Berea before being bused from Berea to Richmond, KY to attend Richmond High School. Mrs. Harris speaks about her occupational history, Richmond city employment, her membership in a social organization called the Temple Elks, and her involvement with First Baptist Church. She discusses Civil Rights activities that occurred in the Richmond community and the progress the community has made throughout the years.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration :37:12
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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