Oral History Interview with Pat N. McLeod, February 25, 1998

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Interview with college professor Pat N. McLeod from Denton, Texas. In the interview, McLeod discusses his experiences concerning the desegregation of the North Texas State College in the mid-1950's. He describes what growing up was like in a racist community, and includes stories of his African-American friend, Jesse Fischer. McLeod also comments about the role of the President of North Texas State College, James Carl Matthews.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: February 25, 1998
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
Usage:
Total Uses: 34
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Creator (Interviewer):
Marcello, Ronald E.

Dr. Ronald E. Marcello

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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 25, 1998
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From June 9, 1924 to February 25, 1998
Description:

Interview with college professor Pat N. McLeod from Denton, Texas. In the interview, McLeod discusses his experiences concerning the desegregation of the North Texas State College in the mid-1950's. He describes what growing up was like in a racist community, and includes stories of his African-American friend, Jesse Fischer. McLeod also comments about the role of the President of North Texas State College, James Carl Matthews.

Physical Description:

43 p. ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): biographies | interviews | oral histories | desegregation | professors | segregation
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 1225
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth223617
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
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