Oral History

Keith Edwards - On growing up in Carrboro and the role of teachers

Interviewed by Bob Gilgor on December 14, 2000

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.

Keith Edwards - On growing up in Carrboro and the role of teachers

Keith Edwards - On growing up in Carrboro and the role of teachers

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Oral history interview of Edwards, Keith conducted by Gilgor, Bob on December 14, 2000 at Northside Elementary School, Chapel Hill, NC.

Citation: Southern Oral History Program, “Keith Edwards - On growing up in Carrboro and the role of teachers,” From the Rock Wall, accessed September 20, 2021, https://fromtherockwall.org/oral-histories/keith-edwards-on-growing-up-in-carrboro-and-the-role-of-teachers.

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.

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