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Series III: Interviews (continued)
Dorothy Layne McIntyre oral history interview conducted by Renee Poussaint, 2007-09-25
AFC 2004/007: 283
Dorothy Layne McIntyre was a pilot and teacher.
The interview includes Dorothy Layne McIntyre's memories of growing up in LeRoy, New York, attending West Virginia State University and joining the Civil Aeronautics Authority. She recalls becoming a pilot, teaching aircraft mechanics during World War II and facing racial discrimination from the Women Airforce Service Pilots. She discusses moving to Cleveland, Ohio, becoming a teacher and raising her daughters.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655209
BOX-FOLDER 23/301 Manuscripts
1 transcript (88 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/515 Graphic Images
15 photographs digital, jpeg files, black and white
Moving Images
2 videocassettes of 2 (DVCam) (128 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 283.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 283.MV.002
Dan Moore oral history interview conducted by Jessica Nwokocha, 2007
AFC 2004/007: 284
Dan Moore was a documentary filmmaker and the founder of the African-American Panoramic Experience (APEX) Museum.
The interview includes Dan Moore's memories of growing up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, attending the Bok Vocational School and working several odd jobs. He recalls his interest in film, visiting Africa and making his first documentary film about Liberia. He discusses his work as a producer of educational television shows, his interest in African American history and founding the African-American Panoramic Experience (APEX) Museum in Atlanta, Georgia.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655210
BOX-FOLDER 23/302 Manuscripts
1 transcript (54 pages)
Moving Images
1 videocassette of 1 (MiniDV) (60 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 284.MV.001
Camay Calloway Murphy oral history interview conducted by Johnnetta Cole, 2008-10-02
AFC 2004/007: 285
Camay Calloway Murphy was a teacher, principal and school board member.
The interview includes Camay Calloway Murphy's memories of her father, Cab Calloway, growing up in New York and Baltimore, Maryland, and becoming an elementary school teacher. She recalls teaching in Nigeria and working as a principal and administrator in Arlington, Virginia. She discusses starting music and arts programs in schools, teaching at Coppin State University and serving on the Baltimore School Board.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655211
BOX-FOLDER 23/303 Manuscripts
1 transcript (99 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/516 Graphic Images
12 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
4 videocassettes of 4 (DVCam) (256 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 285.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 285.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 285.MV.003
AFC 2004/007: 285.MV.004
John H. Murphy oral history interview conducted by Maxine Baker, 2009-04-22
AFC 2004/007: 286
John H. Murphy was the chairman and president of the newspaper, "The Afro-American."
The interview includes John H. Murphy's memories of growing up in Baltimore, Maryland and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, attending Temple University and working for the newspaper, "The Afro-American," founded by his grandfather. He recalls managing the business office of the newspaper, expanding circulation and becoming the chairman. He discusses the history of African American newspapers, founding "Dawn Magazine" and meeting his wife, Camay Calloway Murphy.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655212
BOX-FOLDER 23/304 Manuscripts
1 transcript (101 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/517 Graphic Images
10 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
2 videocassettes of 2 (DVCam) (128 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 286.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 286.MV.002
Cecil Murray oral history interview conducted by Cori Tucker, 2007-10-15
AFC 2004/007: 287
Cecil Murray was a minister and professor of religion.
The interview includes Cecil Murray's memories of growing up in Florida, attending Florida A & M University and serving in the air force. He recalls becoming an air force officer, earning his Ph.D. in religion at the University of Southern California and his career as a minister in the First African Methodist Episcopal Church. He discusses the civil rights movement, starting the Beyond the Walls program at his church, and the 1992 Los Angeles riots.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655213
BOX-FOLDER 23/305 Manuscripts
1 transcript (69 pages)
Moving Images
3 videocassettes of 3 (MiniDV) (180 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 287.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 287.MV.002
AFC 2004/007: 287.MV.003
Hazel O'Leary oral history interview conducted by Victoria Trice, 2007-10-15
AFC 2004/007: 288
Hazel O'Leary was a lawyer, Secretary of Energy and president of Fisk University.
The interview includes Hazel O'Leary's memories of growing up in Newport News, Virginia, and attending Fisk University and Rutgers University Law School. She recalls working as a lawyer in New Jersey, her appointment as Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Environment in the Carter Administration and her career as a utility company executive. She discusses becoming Secretary of Energy under President Clinton and her accomplishments as president of Fisk University.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655214
BOX-FOLDER 23/306 Manuscripts
1 transcript (48 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/518 Graphic Images
1 photograph : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
1 videocassette of 1 (MiniDV) (60 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 288.MV.001
George L. Russell oral history interview conducted by Vanessa Wachira, 2007-10-31
AFC 2004/007: 289
George L. Russell was a lawyer, judge and city solicitor of Baltimore, Maryland.
The interview includes George L. Russell's memories of growing up in Baltimore, Maryland and attending Lincoln University and the University of Maryland Law School. He recalls serving in the army, working at a law firm in Baltimore and his appointment as a judge for the Circuit Court of Maryland. He discusses becoming the first African American city solicitor, serving as president of the Maryland Bar Association and starting his own law firm.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655215
BOX-FOLDER 23/307 Manuscripts
1 transcript (80 pages)
Moving Images
2 videocassettes of 2 (MiniDV) (120 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 289.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 289.MV.002
Frederick Scott oral history interview conducted by Eddie Holiday, 2007-10-16
AFC 2004/007: 290
Frederick Scott was a chemical engineer and the first African American student at Johns Hopkins University.
The interview includes Frederick Scott's memories of growing up in Baltimore, Maryland, becoming the first African American student at Johns Hopkins University and majoring in chemical engineering. He recalls serving in the army, meeting his wife and working as an engineer for RCA. He discusses working in advertising and as an editor for scientific journals and the effects of the civil rights movement.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655216
BOX-FOLDER 24/308 Manuscripts
1 transcript (59 pages)
Moving Images
2 videocassettes of 2 (MiniDV) (120 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 290.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 290.MV.002
Marion Coles oral history interview conducted by Racquel Oden, 2009-05-30
AFC 2004/007: 291
Marion Coles was a dancer and member of the Silver Belles dance group.
The interview includes Marion Coles' memories of growing up in Harlem, New York, learning to dance from her mother, and becoming a chorus line dancer. She recalls working with Jimmy Lunceford, striking at the Apollo Theater and her friendships with other dancers. She discusses raising her family, teaching tap dance and joining the Silver Belles dance group.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655229
BOX-FOLDER 24/309 Manuscripts
1 transcript (37 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/520 Graphic Images
23 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
2 videocassettes of 2 (DVCam) (128 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 291.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 291.MV.002
Marion Coles and Cleo Hayes oral history interview conducted by Racquel Oden, 2009-05-30
AFC 2004/007: 291a
Marion Coles and Cleo Hayes were dancers and members of the Silver Belles dance group.
The interview includes Marion Coles' and Cleo Hayes' memories of dancing in nightclubs in Harlem, New York. They recall striking for better wages at the Apollo Theater, their friendship with dancer Bertye Lou Wood and performing with the U.S.O. during World War II. They discuss forming the Silver Belles dance group and performing at tap dance festivals.
Catalog Record: http://lccn.loc.gov/2011655230
BOX-FOLDER 24/310 Manuscripts
1 transcript (38 pages)
BOX-FOLDER 32/521 Graphic Images
2 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color
Moving Images
1 videocassette of 1 (DVCam) (64 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
1 videocassette of 1 (Mini DV) (60 min.) sound, color ; 1/4 in. camera master
AFC 2004/007: 291a.MV.001
AFC 2004/007: 291a.MV.002
Elaine Ellis oral history interview conducted by Cynthia Dinkins, 2009-07-31
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