Interview with Odella Thompson, June 15, 2023

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Odella Thompson was born in Athens, Georgia in 1942. She attended West Broad School, Reese Street School, and graduated from Athens High and Industrial School. She received a degree in English from Oakwood College. In this interview, Thompson discusses her experience in school and the extracurricular activities that she was a part of. Additionally, she mentions her experience with segregation, details her career as an educator, and talks about her family.

Date

2023-6-15

Identifier

rbrl361aohp-113

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Duration

75 minutes



Citation

Odella Thompson and William Breeding, “Interview with Odella Thompson, June 15, 2023,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed June 12, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL361AOHP/rbrl361aohp-113.

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