Oral History

Clarke Egerton - On his education, band, and teachers

Interviewed by Bob Gilgor on April 10, 2001

This interview is part of an oral history project called Southern Communities: Listening for a Change: Mighty Tigers--Oral HIstories of Chapel Hill's Lincoln High School. The interviewes were conducted from 2000-2001, by Bob Gilgor, with former teachers, staff, and students from Chapel Hill, N.C.'s Lincoln High School, the historically black secondary school that closed in 1962 when a school desegregation plan was implemented. Interviewees discuss African American life and race relations in Chapel Hill, as well as education, discipline, extracurricular activities, and high school social life before and after integration.

Clarke Egerton - On his education, band, and teachers

Clarke Egerton - On his education, band, and teachers

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Oral history interview of Egerton, Clarke conducted by Gilgor, Bob on April 10, 2001 at Home of Clarke Egerton, Durham, NC.

Citation: Southern Oral History Program, “Clarke Egerton - On his education, band, and teachers,” From the Rock Wall, accessed November 29, 2021, https://fromtherockwall.org/oral-histories/clarke-egerton-2.

Rights: Researcher must obtain written permission of interviewee, interviewer, director of the Southern Oral History Program, or director of the Chapel Hill Museum for publication.

View this interview on the Southern Oral History Program website

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