Interview with Fannie Katherine Taylor

  • Identifier1993 OH 157
  • Date1/26/1990
  • InterviewerDunston, A.G.
  • IntervieweeTaylor, Fannie Katherine
  • DescriptionA graduate of Richmond High School, Fannie Catherine Taylor received her Master's Degree from the University of Louisville in Special Education. An active member in the community and politics, Fannie Taylor was a former president of the local NAACP, a chairperson on the human rights commission, and a member of several social organizations such as the Women's Literary Club. Ms. Taylor recalls the Richmond community during her youth, the African American community and the many different businesses that were owned by African Americans. She discusses the importance of the black churches in the Richmond community and Martin Luther King Sr.'s visit to Richmond, KY.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration :40:37
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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