Interview with Johnny Goodrum, February 10, 2016
Collection: Griffin African American Oral History Project
Johnny Goodrum was born in Griffin-Spalding County in Georgia during the years of segregation. As a child, Goodrum attended multiple schools in the area including Broad Street School, Cabin Creek Elementary and Fairmont High School. Goodrum later worked in the Air Force, and attended Fort Valley State University. In this interview, Goodrum discusses his childhood in Griffin, Georgia, his experience in the Air Force, integration, and the effects of Jim Crow.
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Johnny Goodrum and John Cruickshank, “Interview with Johnny Goodrum, February 10, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed August 11, 2022, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL418GAA/RBRL418GAA-002.