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Catalog Number CC2013.14.0
Title Oral history interviews of the First Baptist Church Oral History Project, 2013-2014
Collection First Baptist Church Oral History Project
Object Type Fonds
Description/Scope & Content Interviews with congregants of First Baptist Church of Hampton, conducted between November 2013 and January 2014. 23 individuals participated in 17 total interviews; interviewers were Jeanette Batts, Sadie Eleazar, Jean Hunter, and Collie Eleazar. The interviews were conducted by the church's Archives Committee for First Baptist Church's 150th anniversary. The interviewers narrate their experiences in Hampton during the Jim Crow era and the role the church played in their lives and within the larger African American community in Hampton.
Extent of Description 16 interviews (mp3 files) with narrator photos
Topics Religion/Churches
African-American History
Civil Rights (Segregation/Integration/Jim Crow)
Place Names District08--Downtown
Structure--First Baptist Church of Hampton
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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