|Title||Oral history interview with Gene Harden, Joyce T. Harden, and Rudy Pritchett, 23 October 2014|
|Credit line||Courtesy of Gene Harden, Joyce T. Harden, and Rudy Pritchett, by arrangement with St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church.|
|Collection||St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church Oral History Project|
|Object Type||Digital Gift|
|Narrator's name||Gene Harden, Joyce T. Harden, and Rudy Pritchett|
|Description/Scope & Content||Gene Harden, Joyce T. Harden, and Rudy Pritchett, interviewed by Olive Springer Ezell, recorded October 23, 2014, for St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church Oral History Project. The narrators discuss St. Cyprian's Church history and programs, Old Northampton and surrounding neighborhoods (including "The Bottom," encompassed by Union, Lincoln, Harrison, and Locust streets and LaSalle Ave., and relocation of residents to contruct "Harbor Square" apartments), segregation in the 1940s and 1950s, King Street Community Center, Hampton University, and the Aberdeen, Fox Hill, and Phoebus areas of Hampton.|
|Interviewer||Olive Springer Ezell|
|Interview place||St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church|
|Length of Interview||00:56:09|
|Extent of Description||
Master/original audio file (mp3)
Edited audio file (mp3)
2 narrator photos (jpg)
Harden, Gene A.
Harden, Joyce T.
Pritchett, Rudolph A. ("Rudy")
Flax, Charles Herbert
Tetrault, David Joseph, Rev. Dr.
Parker, Sopholia F., Dr.
Beatty, Norvelle H.
Civil Rights (Segregation/Integration/Jim Crow)
Redevelopment of Hampton
Structure--St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church
Site--Phoebus Historic District
Structure--King Street Community Center
Structure--Hampton High Sch. (1922-1958; Thorpe JHS)
Site--Harbor Square Apartments
Structure--Eaton Middle School
Structure--Syms Middle School
|Parent Collection record||CC2014.27.1|
|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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