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Oral History Interview with Harve King, February 10, 1992

Oral History Interview with Harve King, February 10, 1992

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Date: February 10, 1992
Creator: Glaze, Michele & King, Harve
Description: Interview with educator and university administrator Harve King from Farmersville, Texas. In the interview, King recollects his experiences as a student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, Texas during the 1920's and 1930's. King comments on the school facilities, athletics, teachers, the "Three M's" singing group, and Professor Fred Moore. He also discusses his career in education and his philosophy as an educator.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Mitchell Jackson, July 17, 1993

Oral History Interview with Mitchell Jackson, July 17, 1993

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Date: July 17, 1993
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Jackson, Mitchell
Description: Interview with Mitchell Jackson, a former student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, Texas. In the interview, Jackson recollects memories of what his life was like in a segregated school and community. He comments specifically on his family background, teachers, athletics, school curriculum, and the influence of Coach Tennyson Miller.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Erma Peace, November 15, 1991

Oral History Interview with Erma Peace, November 15, 1991

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Date: November 15, 1991
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Peace, Erma
Description: Interview with Erma Peace, a former student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, Texas. In the interview, Peace describes what it was like attending the school, and includes details concerning the facilities, extra-curricular activities, the layout of the school, teachers and the principal, and activities. Peace comments on segregation in Denton.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Elinor W. King, January 9, 1992

Oral History Interview with Elinor W. King, January 9, 1992

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Date: January 9, 1992
Creator: Glaze, Michele & King, Elinor W.
Description: Interview with schoolteacher Elinor W. King from Denton, Texas. In the interview, King describes her life as a student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, and includes comments about fellow classmates, teachers, activities, sports, discipline, classes, and summer jobs. King also discusses the desegregation of Denton and the closing of Fred Moore School.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with A. Tennyson Miller, January 11, 1992

Oral History Interview with A. Tennyson Miller, January 11, 1992

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Date: January 11, 1992
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Miller, A. Tennyson
Description: Interview with schoolteacher A. Tennyson Miller from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Miller reflects on his experiences as a teacher and coach at the Fredrick Douglass School during the late 1930's and early 1940's, which was before the school was integrated. He comments on Principal Fred Moore and segregated education in Denton. Tennyson also discusses his admission to the doctoral program at North Texas State College, which broke racial barriers in 1954.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with James L. Jackson, September 3, 1993

Oral History Interview with James L. Jackson, September 3, 1993

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Date: September 3, 1993
Creator: Glaze, Michele & Jackson, James L.
Description: Interview with attorney James L. Jackson from Denton, Texas. In the interview, Jackson recollects memories from when he was a student at the Frederick Douglass Colored School in Denton, and includes detailed comments on his teachers, the athletics program, and the influence of Coach Tennyson Miller. He also shares his thoughts and experiences concerning segregation in Denton.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program