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Catalog Number CC2013.23.1
Title Oral history interview with Dr. Mary T. Christian, 2013 Nov. 22
Collection First Baptist Church Oral History Project
Object Type Digital Gift
Date 2013
Narrator's name Dr. Mary T. Christian
Description/Scope & Content Oral history interview recorded through partnership with First Baptist Church of Hampton. Dr. Mary Christian describes her memories of First Baptist Church, including leadership succession and styles, music and worship, and frustration after not seeking minority contractors for a construction project. The narrator also describes her candidacy for Delegate for 92nd District. Interviewed by Jean C. Hunter, Nov. 22nd, 2013.
Interviewer Hunter, Jean Combs
Interview date 2013-11-22
Length of Interview 01:20:14
Extent of Description Master/original audio file (mp3)
Edited audio file (mp3)
People Christian, Mary T., Dr.
Topics Religion/Churches
African-American History
Civil Rights (Segregation/Integration/Jim Crow)
Place Names District08--Downtown
Structure--First Baptist Church of Hampton
Parent Collection record CC2013.14.0
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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