|Title||Educating Hampton's Youths: Hampton Educators Who Have Made a Difference|
|Credit line||Courtesy of Kathleen P. Brown, Ruthann Kellum, Betty Peters, and Gloria F. Pressley.|
|Collection||Oral History Collection|
|Object Type||Digital Gift|
|Narrator's name||Kathleen P. Brown, Ruthann Kellum, Betty Peters, and Gloria F. Pressley|
|Description/Scope & Content||Oral history panel interview with narrators Kathleen P. Brown, Ruthann Kellum, Betty Peters, and Gloria F. Pressley, at Our Story, Our Time Oral History Forum event, February 27, 2014, at Hampton History Museum Great Hall. Narrators describe their careers at several public schools in Hampton, including Thorpe Junior High School, Willis Elementary School, Langley Elementary School, and Phoebus Elementary School. Narrators also describe teaching philosophy, experiences in segregated schools and the integration process, and school officials including C. Alton Lindsay, Mary E. Johnson, Hunter B. Andrews, and Alice Moore.|
|Interview place||Great Hall, Hampton History Museum|
|Length of Interview||01:11:31|
|Extent of Description||
Master video file (mp4)
Web access video file (mp4)
Pressley, Gloria F.
Peters, Betty H., Dr.
Kellum, Ruthann N.
Brown, Kathleen P.
Lindsay, C. Alton
Johnson, Mary E.
Andrews, Hunter Booker
Civil Rights (Segregation/Integration/Jim Crow)
Structure--Hampton High Sch. (1922-1958; Thorpe JHS)
Structure--West End Academy (HHS/Willis)
Structure--Langley Elementary School
Structure--Phoebus Graded School
Site--Phoebus Historic District
|Notes||Oral history interviews are the personal memories and reflections of the narrator, and the Hampton History Museum cannot guarantee the accuracy of an interview's content. The views and opinions expressed by the narrator are not necessarily those of the Hampton History Museum or City of Hampton.|
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