Oral History Interview with Dorothy Adkins, November 17, 1987

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Interview with schoolteacher and community activist Dorothy Adkins from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Dorothy discusses her experiences concerning the activities of the Denton Christian Women's Inter-Racial Fellowship during the 1960s and 1970s. She also comments on the desegregation of schools and other public places in Denton, street paving in the African-American section of Denton, public housing, job opportunities, and the Denton Christian Preschool.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Creation Date: November 17, 1987
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 17, 1987
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1925 to November 17, 1987
Description:

Interview with schoolteacher and community activist Dorothy Adkins from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Dorothy discusses her experiences concerning the activities of the Denton Christian Women's Inter-Racial Fellowship during the 1960s and 1970s. She also comments on the desegregation of schools and other public places in Denton, street paving in the African-American section of Denton, public housing, job opportunities, and the Denton Christian Preschool.

Physical Description:

30 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | desegregation | activists
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 705
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth223664
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
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